intercardinal point

[ in-ter-kahr-dn-l, in- ]

  1. any of the four points of the compass midway between thecardinal points; northeast, southeast, southwest, or northwest.

Origin of intercardinal point

First recorded in 1905–10; inter- + cardinal

Words Nearby intercardinal point Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023