northeasterly definition

  • adjective:
    • Situated toward the northeast.
    • Coming or becoming from the northeast.
    • located in, or pointing towards northeast
    • coming from the northeast
    • Pertaining to the northeast; toward the northeast, or coming from the northeast.
    • coming from the northeast
    • located in or focused toward the northeast
  • adverb:
    • Toward the northeast.
  • others:
    • Going toward or from the northeast, or even the basic course of northeast: since, a northeasterly course; a northeasterly wind.
    • towards or from the northeast, or a broad northeast way.

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