south-southwest

noun
south-south·​west | \ ˈsau̇th-ˌsau̇th-ˈwest How to pronounce south-southwest (audio) \

Definition of south-southwest

: a compass point that is two points west of due south : S22°30′W

First Known Use of south-southwest

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“South-southwest.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/south-southwest. Accessed 20 Apr. 2021.

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