north-easterly


north-easterly
north-eastˈerly adjective
1. Situated in the north-east
2. Towards the north-east
3. (esp of the wind) coming from the north-east
adverb
1. On the north-east
2. Towards the north-east
3. From the north-east
noun
A north-east wind
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Main Entry:north

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