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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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Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank saw buying and then traded sideways. ADIB rose to a day's high of Dh4.57, before closing 0.22 per cent higher at Dh4.51.
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Most extensions are sideways - turning unused garages into living space, backwards with building onto the rear of the house - or upwards, converting a loft into a bedroom, and perhaps extra bathroom.
The salmon might have also used their sideways teeth as defensive or offensive weapons, she said.
So sales marked with 147.1 index points their highest value since 2008 and broke through the sideways range to the upward side.
Set near the San Francisquito Canyon in Los Angeles County, 100 Sideways Miles is the coming-of-age tale of one teen who learns to live with the tragedies and oddities of his life using his own unique type of mathematical coping.
The photographs in the papers showed quite clearly that the keel snapped off sideways. taking part of the laminated hull with it and turning the boat into a death trap.
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The discovery comes from researchers led by Ohio State University, Columbus, who have recorded GPS measurements that show West Antarctic bedrock is being pushed sideways at rates up to about half an inch per year.
"The few bonds that were registered showed that house prices moved sideways from the previous month," he added.