southwester

noun
south·​west·​er | \ sau̇(th)-ˈwe-stər How to pronounce southwester (audio) \

Definition of southwester

1 : a strong southwest wind
2 : a storm with southwest winds

First Known Use of southwester

1833, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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southwest by west

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“Southwester.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/southwester. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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