equatorward

adverb or adjective
equa·​tor·​ward | \ i-ˈkwā-tər-wərd How to pronounce equatorward (audio) \

Definition of equatorward

: toward or near the equator currents flowing equatorward equatorward winds

First Known Use of equatorward

1875, in the meaning defined above

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“Equatorward.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/equatorward. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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