Lee, a. (Naut.) Of or pertaining to the part or side opposite to that against which the wind blows; -- opposed to weather; as, the lee side or lee rail of a vessel.
Lee gauge. See Gauge,
Lee shore, the shore on the lee side of a vessel. --
Lee tide, a tide running in the same direction that the wind blows. --
On the lee beam, directly to the leeward; in a line at right angles to the length of the vessel and to the leeward.
Li"an`gle} (?), n. [From native name.] A heavy weapon of the Australian aborigines with a sharp-pointed end, about nine inches in length, projecting at right angles from the main part.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
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