very simple that hits from the land toward open liquid.
a wind blowing from the land, generally through the night.
See under Breeze.
A current of environment setting from land toward the ocean; especially, in meteorology, a frequent night-wind from the coasts of continents and countries, which, utilizing the returning sea-breeze of day, constitutes an entire diurnal oscillation, as a result of diurnal alternation associated with the heat regarding the land above that the adjacent sea during the day and below it at night time.
A theory or system of social reform which contemplates a complete reconstruction of society with a more just and equitable distribution of property and labor In popular usage the term is often employed to indicate any lawless revolutionary social scheme See Communism Fourierism Saint Simonianism forms of socialism...