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Random word of the day: Leeward

BY ADHDean on January 14, 2018
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lee·ward
ˈlēwərd,ˈlo͞oərd/
adjective & adverb
adjective: leeward; adverb: leeward
1. on or toward the side sheltered from the wind or toward which the wind is blowing; downwind.
"the leeward side of the house"

noun
noun: leeward
1. the side sheltered or away from the wind.
"the ship was drifting to leeward"

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