north-northwest love



from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The direction or point on the mariner's compass halfway between due north and northwest, or 22°30ʹ west of due north.
  • adj. To, toward, of, facing, or in the north-northwest.
  • adv. In, from, or toward the north-northwest.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The compass bearing or compass point halfway between north and northwest, specifically 337.5°, abbreviated as NNW.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. to, toward, or in the north-northwest


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