northwest by north definition

  • noun:
    • The way or point on the mariner's compass midway between northwest and north-northwest, or 33°45ʹ west of because of north.
    • The compass point halfway between northwest and north-northwest, especially 326.25°, abbreviated as NWbN.
    • the compass point which one-point north of northwest
  • adverb:
    • towards or from northwest by north.

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