cardinal point

noun
|Updated on: 21 Jun 2018

Definition of cardinal point

: one of the four principal compass points north, south, east, and west

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cardinal point

noun

Definition of cardinal point for Students

: one of the four chief points of the compass which are north, south, east, west


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