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south-southeastward

[south-south-eest-werd; Nautical sou-sou-eest-werd] /ˈsaʊθˌsaʊθˈist wərd; Nautical ˈsaʊˌsaʊˈist wərd/
adverb, adjective
1.
toward the south-southeast.
Also, south-southeastwardly.
Origin
1775-1785
1775-85; south-southeast + -ward
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  • The depression moved slowly south-southeastward over the next day and a half.
  • The streams generally gain water as they flow south-southeastward from headwaters in the higher elevations of the plateau.

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