from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- abbreviation southwest by west
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- noun Abbreviation of
southwest by west.
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- noun the compass point that is one point west of southwest
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The course for the opening morning of the fourth day was SWbW, and early in the day they were not more than a mile from the shore, and then the shore gradually receded, but the course was not changed.