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lee
American English: /li/
British English: /liː/

Translation of lee in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 uncountable (Nautical) in the lee of the building
    al abrigo del edificio
    (before noun) (side/shore/tide)
    de sotavento
    Example sentences
    • I chose instead to fish the lee shore, hoping for a picture fish.
    • I could see white caps in the channel, it was time to seek shelter on the lee shore.
    • You can normally tell the lee side from the windward side by looking for cornices.
    Example sentences
    • A single vessel can moor in the lee of either island but it is not a comfortable place to stay.
    • Choppy it was but as we got farther out into the lee of the outer islands the sea calmed considerably.
    • The pair had set up a tent in the lee of a dune.
  • 2
    also: lees plural
    (sediment)
    posos (masculine plural)

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