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westerly

adjective uk   /ˈwes.təl.i/ us    /-tɚ.li/
in or towards the west: So far, only the westerly part of the site has been developed. We travelled in a westerly direction.Points of the compassDirection of motion westerly wind a wind that comes from the westWind and windsStormy weather

westerly

noun [C] uk   /ˈwes.təl.i/ us    /-tɚ.li/
a wind that comes from the westWind and windsStormy weather
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