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English definition of “southward”

southward

adverb uk   /ˈsaʊθ.wəd/ us    /-wɚd/ (also southwards)
towards the south: The rain moved slowly southward. They cycled southwards towards the sea.

southward

adjective uk   /ˈsaʊθ.wəd/ us    /-wɚd/
towards the south: We walked in a southward direction.
(Definition of southward from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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