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leading wind

[lee-ding wind] /ˈli dɪŋ ˈwɪnd/
noun, Nautical
1.
a wind abeam or on the quarter, especially one strong enough to be a good sailing wind.
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  • The clouds soon swept past, the sun emerged into a bright sapphire sky, and a leading wind from the southeast sprung up.

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