Pronunciation: (trä"mun-tä'nu, -tan'u; It. trä"môn-tä'nä), [key]
—pl. -nas, It. -nePronunciation: (-ne). [key]
1. a cold wind from the north or northeast that blows in the western Mediterranean.
2. any north wind issuing from a mountainous region.
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