south by west

noun phrase

Definition of south by west

: a compass point that is one point west of due south : S11°15′W

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south by west adverb phrase

First Known Use of south by west

1613, in the meaning defined above

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“South by west.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/south%20by%20west. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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