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Overview of noun northerly

The noun northerly has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. north wind, northerly, norther, boreas

(a wind that blows from the north)


Overview of adj northerly

The adj northerly has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) northerly, northern

(situated in or oriented toward the north; "the northern suburbs"; "going in a northerly direction")

2. northerly, northern

(coming from the north; used especially of wind; "the north wind doth blow"; "a northern snowstorm"; "the winds are northerly")


Overview of adv northerly

The adv northerly has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. north, northerly, northwards, northward

(in a northern direction; "they earn more up north"; "Let's go north!")

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