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adv. & adj.
Toward, to, or in the northwest.
A northwestward direction, point, or region.

north·west′ward·ly adv. & adj.
north·west′wards adv.
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Adv.1.northwestwardly - in a northwestward direction
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A half hour from the cabin the kid found a nice spot with a fire ring topped by an old grill grate on a 30 foot wide peninsula that jutted northwestwardly into the lake from a picturesque island.
Based on the field observations and the other findings reported here, the explanation for the anomalous arrangement of the polygonal cracking observed on Pared Naranja might lie in the slightly cantilevered configuration of the wall, with an inverted, northwestwardly slant.
Rathore said that Phailin is presently moving in northwestwardly direction and will continue to move towards the coast of Andhra, north Andhra, Odisha.

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