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northeastward

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adverb or adjective north·east·ward \nȯrth-ˈēs-twərd, nȯr-ˈēs-\

Simple Definition of northeastward

  • : toward the northeast

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of northeastward

  1. :  toward the northeast

northeastwards play \-twərdz\ adverb

1553

First Known Use of northeastward

1553


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northeastward

noun north·east·ward

Definition of northeastward



1581

First Known Use of northeastward

1581


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