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Definitionwind-blown waves with white foam at their crest
- The wind was still blowing outside up the lake and we could see the tops of the whitecaps going away from us and up the lake.Book Four (80% in)
- The rain stopped and the wind drove the clouds so that the moon shone through and looking back I could see the long dark point of Castagnola and the lake with whitecaps and beyond, the moon on the high snow mountains.Book Four (68% in)
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