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Definition of tailwind noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

tailwind

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈteɪlwɪnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈteɪlwɪnd//
 
Wind
 
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a wind that blows from behind a moving vehicle, a runner, etc. compare headwind See related entries: Wind
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: tailwind