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northwesterly

adjective uk   /ˌnɔːθˈwes.təl.i/  us   /ˌnɔːrθˈwes.t̬ɚ.li/
towards the northwest: a northwesterly directionnorthwesterly wind a wind that comes from the northwest

northwesterly

noun [C] uk   /ˌnɔːθˈwes.təl.i/  us   /ˌnɔːrθˈwes.t̬ɚ.li/
a wind that comes from the northwest
Translations of “northwesterly”
in Chinese (Traditional) 向西北的,朝西北的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 向西北的,朝西北的…
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