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equatorward

or equatorwards

[ih-kwey-ter-werd] /ɪˈkweɪ tər wərd/
adverb
1.
toward the equator:
a ship sailing equatorward.
adjective
2.
facing or tending toward the equator.
Origin of equatorward
1870-1875
First recorded in 1870-75; equator + -ward
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