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- n. The compass point halfway between west and northwest
- adj. In this direction
- adv. In this direction
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. that point which lies 221/2° to the north or south of west, or halfway between west and northwest or southwest, respectively. See Illust. of Compass.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the compass point midway between west and northwest
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