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north-northeastward

[nawrth-nawrth-eest-werd; Nautical nawr-nawr-eest-werd] /ˈnɔrθˌnɔrθˈist wərd; Nautical ˈnɔrˌnɔrˈist wərd/
adverb, adjective
1.
toward the north-northeast.
Also, north-northeastwardly.
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  • The average official track forecasts had a north-northeastward bias.

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