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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An advantageous position of one sailing vessel with respect to another, because of the direction of the prevailing wind, that allows it to maneuver for an attack etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Fig.: A position of advantage or superiority; advantage in position.


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