the direction in which the wind is blowing
the side of something that is sheltered from the wind
on the side away from the wind;
"on the leeward side of the island"
toward the wind;
"they were sailing leeward"
- Frontal slope is increased in the upward side，but decreased in the leeward side.
- Leeward arterial roads in city can serve as pollute air transpire corridors.
- Industrial districts are generally situated to the leeward of the cities.
- windward 迎风面