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west-northwestward

[west-nawrth-west-werd; Nautical west-nawr-west-werd] /ˈwɛstˌnɔrθˈwɛst wərd; Nautical ˈwɛstˌnɔrˈwɛst wərd/ Nautical
adjective
1.
moving, bearing, facing, or situated toward the west-northwest.
adverb
2.
toward the west-northwest.
Origin of west-northwestward
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  • Hilary moved west-northwestward during this time as it slowly strengthened.

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