Example image showing definitions of windward (upwind) and leeward ... The leeward side is the side protected by the elevation of the island from the prevailing ...
The adjective leeward describes an area or side of a boat that's facing away from
the wind. If you move to the ... “on the
Apr 9, 2008
Define leeward: the side that is sheltered from the wind : the lee side—usage, ...
Feb 8, 2008
The lee side or quarter. nautical adj 1. of, in, or moving to the quarter towards ... 1.
leeward - on the side away from the wind; "on the
Nov 30, 2012
Stretching along a mile and a half of coastline on the
Of or on the side exposed to the wind or to prevailing winds. adv. ... leeward - on
the side away from the wind; "on the