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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Leeward
 
and Windward. Leeward is toward the lee, or that part towards which the wind blows, windward is in the opposite direction, viz. in the teeth of the wind. “Leeward,” pronounced leu’-crd. (See LEE.)   1
 


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