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side

1. Geometry
a. any line segment forming part of the perimeter of a plane geometric figure
b. another name for face
2. either half of a human or animal body, esp the area around the waist, as divided by the median plane
3. Billiards snooker spin imparted to a ball by striking it off-centre with the cue

side

[sīd]
(mathematics)
One of the line segments that bound a polygon.
One of the two rays that extend from the vertex of an angle.

lee side

The side of a mountain or an island away from the direction from which wind is blowing. On the water, from the observer's viewpoint, the lee is the direction to which the wind is blowing. Also called the leeward (pronounced “loo-ard”) side.
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Using a combination of cross-court angles along with shots straight up the side line is extremely effective.
To sit on the side lines and let the area fade away is something I may not feel comfortable doing.
With cap rates as low as they are, investors are not blinking, and buying instead of being relegated to the side lines, acting on their concern that they will miss the appreciation of the real estate in the future years.
Following in the footsteps of Pop Idol and Operatunity comes Lit Idol, an attempt to find the next 'big thing' in publishing that might otherwise have been left on the side lines.
Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints were fed up with hearing the foul language drifting from the side lines and pitch of the nearby ground at London Road, Maidstone, so they asked their tenants, Maidstone United, to tone down their language.
He is hoping the injury is only ligament damage but fears it could be a fracture which means six weeks on the side lines.