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northeastward

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

Definition of northeastward

: toward the northeast

northeastwards

play \nȯrth-ˈēs-twərdz, nȯr-ˈēs-\ adverb

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northeastward

noun

Definition of northeastward

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1581

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Definition of northeastward for English Language Learners

  • : toward the northeast


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