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sternward

adverb
variants: or sternwards

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near, toward, or in the stern of a ship or the tail of an aircraft
  • a flight attendant hurried sternward to attend to the disturbance

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The first known use of sternward was in 1832

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sternmost

sternness

sterns

sternward

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stevedore

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“Sternward.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sternward. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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