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Related to alee: Aleve
At, on, or to the leeward side.
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adv, adj (postpositive)
(Nautical Terms) nautical on or towards the lee: with the helm alee. Compare aweather
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upon or toward the lee side of a vessel; away from the wind (opposed to aweather).
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|Adv.||1.||alee - on or toward the lee; "put the helm alee"|
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