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northwesterly

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Geography, Meteorology, Nature
northwesterlynorth‧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.
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