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adv. & adj.
Toward, to, or in the northwest.
A northwestward direction, point, or region.
north·west′ward·ly adv. & adj.
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(Physical Geography) towards or (esp of a wind) from the northwest
(Physical Geography) a direction towards or area in the northwest
ˌnorthˈwestwardly adj, adv
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north•west•ward(ˌnɔrθˈwɛst wərd; Naut. ˌnɔr-)
1. Also, north`west′ward•ly. toward the northwest.n.
2. the northwest.
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|Noun||1.||northwestward - the compass point midway between north and west; at 315 degrees|
|Adj.||1.||northwestward - toward the northwest|
north - situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north; "artists like north light"; "the north portico"
|Adv.||1.||northwestward - in a northwestward direction|
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