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 Lee-sideLeeds (a Stock Exchange term). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Lee Tide, or Leeward Tide,
 
is a tide running in the same direction as the wind blows. A tide in the opposite direction is called a tide under the lee.   1
 


 Lee-sideLeeds (a Stock Exchange term). 

 
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