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<div class="definition"><div class="short_definition">(<br/>''Also called'' chibli, gebli, gibleh, gibli, kibli.) A hot dust-bearing [[desert wind]] in Tripolitania  (northwestern Libya), similar to the [[foehn]].</div><br/> <div class="paragraph">In Morocco, the analogous gibla is a hot dry wind from between southeast and south. It means  &ldquo;the direction in which one turns,&rdquo; that is, the traditional direction of Mecca. <br/>''See'' [[chili]], [[khamsin]],  [[sirocco]], [[suahili]].</div><br/> </div>
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<div class="definition"><div class="short_definition">(''Also called'' chibli, gebli, gibleh, gibli, kibli.) A hot dust-bearing [[desert wind]] in Tripolitania  (northwestern Libya), similar to the [[foehn]].</div><br/> <div class="paragraph">In Morocco, the analogous gibla is a hot dry wind from between southeast and south. It means  "the direction in which one turns," that is, the traditional direction of Mecca. <br/>''See'' [[chili]], [[khamsin]],  [[sirocco]], [[suahili]].</div><br/> </div>
 
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ghibli

(Also called chibli, gebli, gibleh, gibli, kibli.) A hot dust-bearing desert wind in Tripolitania (northwestern Libya), similar to the foehn.

In Morocco, the analogous gibla is a hot dry wind from between southeast and south. It means "the direction in which one turns," that is, the traditional direction of Mecca.
See chili, khamsin, sirocco, suahili.


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