from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A shore toward which the wind blows and toward which a ship is likely to be driven.
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- n. a shore, towards which the wind is blowing, and to which there is the danger of being driven
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the shore on the lee side of a vessel.
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