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northeasterly

adverb or adjective north·east·er·ly \nrth-ˈē-stər-lē\

: located in or moving toward the northeast

: blowing from the northeast

Full Definition of NORTHEASTERLY

1
:  from the northeast
2
:  toward the northeast
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First Known Use of NORTHEASTERLY

1739
NORTHEASTERLY Defined for Kids

northeasterly

adverb or adjective north·east·er·ly \nrth-ˈē-stər-lē\

Definition of NORTHEASTERLY for Kids

1
:  from the northeast <northeasterly winds>
2
:  toward the northeast <a northeasterly direction>

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