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wind Chill


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That portion of a body's heat loss that is caused through cooling by the wind. The calculation of the amount of wind-chill is complex and various formulae are used. For the guidance of the general public, the results may be expressed either as a wind-chill effective temperature or as the more technical wind-chill factor.


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