Adjective "Leeward" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Leeward


    Definition:

    1. pertaining to, situated in, or moving toward the quarter toward which the wind blows (opposed to windward). noun

    2. the lee side; the point or quarter toward which the wind blows. adverb

    3. toward the lee.

    Examples:

    "islands can be leeward."

    "sides can be leeward."

    "rails can be leeward."

    "northwests can be leeward."

    "chains can be leeward."

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