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Northeastwardly   Listen
adverb
Northeastwardly, Northeastward  adv.  Toward the northeast.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








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"Northeastwardly" Quotes from Famous Books



... But as the mist blew away with a southerly wind at 10 o'clock on the next day, July 20, the weary garrison on the heights of the island gave cheer after cheer as they saw the Austrian squadron plunging through the head seas at full speed from the northeastward, while the Italian ships hurriedly drew together north of the ...
— A History of Sea Power • William Oliver Stevens and Allan Westcott

... and the thrust of the blades sent it swiftly along the last mile of the river and shot the gray canoe suddenly beyond the sharp nose of a jutting point fairly into the bosom of a great, still body of water that spread away northeastward in a widening stretch, its farthest boundary a ...
— Burned Bridges • Bertrand W. Sinclair

... Restudy of this specimen reveals that it is Myotis yumanensis yumanensis. This identification has been corroborated by Dr. Philip H. Krutzsch, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and extends the known range of the subspecies M. y. yumanensis approximately 300 miles northeastward in Utah. See also Krutzsch and Heppenstall (1955:126) who record specimens from 2 mi. ...
— Additional Records and Extensions of Known Ranges of Mammals from Utah • Stephen D. Durrant

... at Tonquin, was, in his return to England, driven northeastward to the latitude of 44 degrees and longitude of 143. But meeting a trade-wind two days after I came on board him, we sailed southward a long time, and, coasting New Holland, kept our course west-southwest, and then south-southwest, till we doubled the Cape of ...
— The Junior Classics, V5 • Edited by William Patten



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