northwest by north
Date: circa 1771 a compass point that is one point north of due northwest ; N33°45′W

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  • northwest by north — n. the direction, or the point on a mariner s compass, halfway between northwest and north northwest; 11°15′ north of northwest …   English World dictionary

  • northwest by north — noun the compass point that is one point north of northwest • Syn: ↑NWbN • Hypernyms: ↑compass point, ↑point * * * I. : a compass point that is one point north of due northwest : N 33° 45′ W abbr. NW b N, NW by N; see compass c …   Useful english dictionary

  • northwest by north — noun The compass point halfway between northwest and north northwest, specifically 326.25°, abbreviated as NWbN …   Wiktionary

  • northwest by north — Navig., Survey. a point on the compass, 11°15 north of northwest. Abbr.: NWbN [1675 85] * * * …   Universalium

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  • West by north — West West, n. [AS. west, adv.; akin to D. west, G. west, westen, OHG. westan, Icel. vestr, Sw. vest, vester, vestan, Dan. vest, vesten, and perhaps to L. vesper evening, Gr. ?. ????. Cf. {Vesper}, {Visigoth}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The point in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • west by north — n. the direction, or the point on a mariner s compass, halfway between due west and west northwest; 11°15′ north of due west …   English World dictionary

  • west by north — northwest, compass direction located between north and west …   English contemporary dictionary

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