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alee


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Alee  \A*lee"\,  adv  [Pref.  a-  +  lee.]  (Naut.) 
  On  or  toward  the  lee,  or  the  side  away  from  the  wind;  the 
  opposite  of  aweather.  The  helm  of  a  ship  is  alee  when  pressed 
  close  to  the  lee  side 
 
  {Hard  alee},  or  {Luff  alee},  an  order  to  put  the  helm  to  the 
  lee  side 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  alee 
  adv  :  on  or  toward  the  lee;  "put  the  helm  alee" 




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