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English definition of “northwestern”

northwestern

adjective uk   /ˌnɔːθˈwes.tən/ us    /ˌnɔːrθˈwes.t̬ɚn/ (written abbreviation NW)
in or from the northwest: northwestern MexicoPoints of the compassDirection of motion
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