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1. by the lee Nautical so that the wind is blowing on the wrong side of the sail
2. under the lee Nautical towards the lee
3. Nautical on, at, or towards the side or part away from the wind

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1. Ang . born 1954, Taiwanese film director; his films include Sense and Sensibility (1995), The Ice Storm (1997), and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
2. Bruce, original name Lee Yuen Kam. 1940--73, US film actor and kung fu expert who starred in such films as Enter the Dragon (1973)
3. Gypsy Rose, original name Rose Louise Hovick. 1914--70, US striptease and burlesque artiste, who appeared in the Ziegfeld Follies (1936) and in films
4. Laurie . 1914--97, British poet and writer, best known for the autobiographical Cider with Rosie (1959)
5. Richard Henry. 1732--94, American Revolutionary statesman, who moved the resolution in favour of American independence (1776)
6. Robert E(dward). 1807--70, American general; commander-in- chief of the Confederate armies in the Civil War
7. Spike, real name Shelton Jackson Lee. born 1957, US film director: his films include She's Gotta Have It (1985), Malcolm X (1992), and 25th Hour (2002)
8. T(sung)-D(ao) . born 1926, US physicist, born in China. With Yang he disproved the principle that that parity is always conserved and shared the Nobel prize for physics in 1957

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a river in SW Republic of Ireland, flowing east into Cork Harbour. Length: about 80 km (50 miles)

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(science and technology)
The side of an object, such as an island or a ship, away from the direction in which the wind is coming, and sheltered from wind or waves.
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htm) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) have brought Bruce Lee back to life as a playable video game character.
The result is The Treasures Of Bruce Lee, which recounts Lee's aspirations, his family life, his passion for martial arts and includes never-before-seen memorabilia as well as unpublished photographs.
Bruce Lee: Enter The Game, a side-scrolling 2-D action mobile game, hit the iTunes, Google Play and Amazon app stores worldwide on Thursday November 27th, the birthday of the martial arts icon Bruce Lee.
The newest pen in the series honors legendary martial arts expert and actor, Bruce Lee.
After reading Black Belt's Bruce Lee Movies List, here are just a few trivia questions you'll be able to answer: How much did Bruce Lee earn for his first two starring roles?
The Bruce Lee Foundation, a non-profit organization, seeks to preserve, perpetuate and disseminate many of Bruce Lee's philosophies and life's work through events, educational programming, martial arts instruction and the Bruce Lee Museum.
The company's PS5m turnover is currently derived equally from domestic and export sales, but managing director David Gilson believes the growth of the Bruce Lee brand of goods will tip that balance towards 90% in favour of exports.
Bruce Lee Enterprises (BLE), the licensing company, has been focused on a slate of merchandising and advertising deals that include Pepsi Cola, Nokia, Lucky Brand Jeans and Charter Communications.
Bruce Lee transcends nationality, gender, ethnicity, religion and cultural differences," said Hew Kuan Yau, a Malaysian and committee member of Hong Kong's Bruce Lee Club.
After learning each skill, including a range created by kung fu hero Bruce Lee, he will take part in a nail-biting contest.
1837 - London's first railway station, Euston, opened 1885 - Professional football was legalised in Britain 1940 - The first singles charts in the US featured the No 1 I'll Never Smile Again by the Tommy Dorsey band, vocal by Frank Sinatra 1944 - Adolf Hitler escaped a third assassination attempt when a bomb exploded in Rastenberg 1960 - Ceylon elects world's first woman prime minister, Sirimavo Bandaranaike 1968 - Actress Jane Asher broke off her engagement with Paul McCartney1973 - Kung-fu film star Bruce Lee died in Hong Kong, a month before Enter The Dragon is released
Kung Fu Fighting" is number one on the charts, the TV show Kung Fu airs every Thursday on ABC, and Bruce Lee (who died the previous year) is a box-office draw.