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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.
References in classic literature ?
Joe's fist passed on through empty air, and so great was the momentum of the blow that it carried him around, in a half twirl, sideways.
Here Miss Squeers looked sideways at her father again, who looked sideways at her, as much as to say, 'There you had him.
Twenty years before, when Dolly was a child, the lodge had been roomy and comfortable, though, like all lodges, it stood sideways to the entrance avenue, and faced the south.
Sabin, who was sitting in an easy-chair, turned sideways towards him.
Jackson had turned sideways, and with elbow on the table shaded his eyes with the palm of his hand.
Hollis sat sideways on the table and, holding his chin in his hand, scrutinized him in pensive silence.
With their hands plunged deep in the side pockets of their coats, they dodged in sideways, one shoulder first, as if afraid to start the bell going.
His prominent, heavy-lidded eyes rolled sideways amorously and languidly, the bedclothes were pulled up to his chin, and his dark smooth moustache covered his thick lips capable of much honeyed banter.
Finally production remains also in the first half-year 2015 in its sideways range, which was built in 2011.
The film is being distributed through London based Sideways Film, and can be viewed through the official website: www.
The photographs in the papers showed quite clearly that the keel snapped off sideways.
By STEPHEN WHITE A STRONG gale really put the wind up passengers as their plane was forced to land SIDEWAYS.