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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The compass point midway opposite from south and west adj. - Away from the southwest.

Usage examples (38)
  • The river flows northeastward to the gulf
  • Hilltop elevations increase northeastward across Ecoregion 62d.
  • From Dali it led to Burma and India, or northeastward to Tibet.
  • As you move northward and northeastward, the ground gets higher. for more
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