north-east


north-east
noun (usu. the north-east)
1》 the point of the horizon midway between north and east.
2》 the north-eastern part of a country, region, or town.
adjective
1》 lying towards, near, or facing the north-east.
2》 (of a wind) from the north-east.
adverb to or towards the north-east.
Derivatives
north-eastern adjective

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