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westwardly

[west-werd-lee] /ˈwɛst wərd li/
adjective
1.
having a westward direction or situation:
the westwardly migration of the 1850s.
adverb
2.
toward the west.
Origin
1510-1520
1510-20; westward + -ly
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  • The flames worked their way westwardly from the northeast corner along the entire length of the building.
  • The tide flowed westwardly, but in the port it flowed north and south.

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