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English definition of “lee”


noun uk   /liː/ us  
[S] the side of hill, wall, etc. that provides shelter from the windHills and mountains the lees [plural] the substance that is left at the bottom of a container of liquid, especially in a bottle of wineWines and winemakingThings remaining
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