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northwestern

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adjective north·west·ern \-ˈwes-tərn\

Simple Definition of northwestern

  • : in, toward, or from the northwest

  • : of or relating to the northwest

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of northwestern

  1. 1 often capitalized :  of, relating to, or characteristic of a region conventionally designated Northwest

  2. 2 :  lying toward or coming from the northwest

northwesternmost

play \-ˌmōst\ adjective

Examples of northwestern in a sentence

  1. the northwestern corner of the state



1612

First Known Use of northwestern

1612


NORTHWESTERN Defined for Kids

northwestern

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adjective north·west·ern \nȯrth-ˈwe-stərn\

Definition of northwestern for Students

  1. 1 often cap :  of, relating to, or like that of the Northwest <northwestern wildflowers>

  2. 2 :  lying toward or coming from the northwest <the northwestern part of the state>





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