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northwesterly in Meteorology topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishnorthwesterlynorth‧west‧er‧ly /ˌnɔːθˈwestəli $ ˌnɔːrθˈwestərli/ adjective  1 SGtowards or in the northwest We headed off in a northwesterly direction.2 HEMDNa northwesterly wind comes from the northwest
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northwesterlyThey rode almost due north, making for Birdsall Brow and facing into a gusty northwesterly breeze.