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Noun1.sou'-west - the compass point midway between south and westsou'-west - the compass point midway between south and west; at 225 degrees
compass point, point - any of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass; "he checked the point on his compass"
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Dramatic clouds over Melbourne city and 10-12 knots sou'-west winds farewelled the fleet of 220 boats of mixed sizes, and sunshine, flatwater and building sou'east winds greeted them at the finish off the Royal Geelong Yacht Club, the host club welcoming around 2,000 sailors.