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west-northwestward

[ west-nawrth-west-werd; Nautical -nawr-west‐ ]
/ ˈwɛstˌnɔrθˈwɛst wərd; Nautical -ˌnɔrˈwɛst‐ /
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adjective
moving, bearing, facing, or situated toward the west-northwest.
adverb
toward the west-northwest.
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Also west-north·west·ward·ly [west-nawrth-west-werd-lee] /ˈwɛstˌnɔrθˈwɛst wərd li/ .

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