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to bring by the lee

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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.
  • transitive v. to incline so rapidly to leeward of the course, when a ship sails large, as to bring the lee side suddenly to the windward, any by laying the sails aback, expose her to danger of upsetting.

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