Southerliness South"er*li*ness, n. The quality or state of being southerly; direction toward the south. [1913 Webster]

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  • southerliness — ˈsəthə(r)lēnə̇s noun ( es) : the situation of being southerly * * * southerliness /sudhˈ/ noun • • • Main Entry: ↑south …   Useful english dictionary

  • southerliness — south·er·li·ness …   English syllables

  • southerly — southerliness, n. /sudh euhr lee/, adj., adv., n., pl. southerlies. adj., adv. 1. toward the south: a southerly course. 2. (esp. of a wind) coming from the south: a gentle southerly breeze. n. 3. a wind that blows from the south. [1545 55; SOUTH… …   Universalium

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  • southerly — /ˈsʌðəli / (say sudhuhlee) adjective 1. moving, directed, or situated towards the south. 2. coming from the south, as a wind. –adverb 3. towards the south. 4. from the south. –noun 5. a wind from the south. 6. NSW → southerly buster.… …   Australian English dictionary

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