1. Noun.  The lower limb of a human being or animal that extends from the groin to the ankle.
  2. Noun.  (anatomy) The portion of the lower appendage of a human that extends from the knee to the ankle.
  3. Noun.  A part of garment, such as a pair of trousers/pants, that covers a leg.
  4. Noun.  A stage of a journey, race etc.
  5. Noun.  (nautical) A distance that a sailing vessel does without changing the sails from one side to the other.
  6. Noun.  (nautical) One side of a multiple-sided (often triangular) course in a sailing race.
  7. Noun.  (sports) A single game or match played in a tournament or other sporting contest.
  8. Noun.  One of the two sides of a right triangle that is not the hypotenuse.
  9. Noun.  A rod-like protrusion from an inanimate object, supporting it from underneath.
  10. Noun.  (context, usually used in plural) evidence, the ability of a thing or idea to stick around or persist.
  11. Verb.  To put a series of three or more options strikes into the stock market.
  12. Verb.  To remove the legs from an animal carcass.
  13. Verb.  To build legs onto a platform or stage for support.

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