up-bound

upbound

[uhp-bound]
adjective
traveling or affording passage toward the north or in a direction regarded as up: an upbound freighter; the upbound lane of a highway.

Origin:
1880–85; up- + bound4

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upbound

adjective
heading in any direction that is conventionally up; "upbound shipping lanes" 
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