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leeward

adjective uk   /ˈliː.wəd/  us   /-wɚd/ specialized
(on the side of a ship, etc.) facing away from the wind
Translations of “leeward”
in Chinese (Traditional) 逆風的,背風的,下風的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 逆风的,背风的,下风的…
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