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SW

adjective
written abbreviation for southwest adjective adverb or southwestern

SW

noun [U]

SW noun [U] (SOUTHWEST)

written abbreviation for southwest noun

SW noun [U] (RADIO)

written abbreviation for short wave
Translations of “SW”
in Spanish Onda Corta, Sur-Oeste…
in Chinese (Traditional) 西南的, 來自西南的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 西南的, 来自西南的…
(Definition of SW from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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