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adret

[a-drey] /æˈdreɪ/
noun
1.
a side of a mountain receiving direct sunlight.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; < French < Provençal (Dauphiné, Provence) adre(i)t, Old Provençal adreg, adret literally, good, suitable (i.e., the good side of the mountain for vineyards, etc.); see adroit
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