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leewardadjective, adverb

us   /ˈli·wərd, ˈlu·ərd/
earth science on the side away from the wind, or in the direction toward which the wind is blowing
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leewardadjective

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