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Overview of noun northwest

The noun northwest has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) Northwest, northwestern United States

(the northwestern region of the United States)

2. northwest

(the direction corresponding to the northwestward compass point)

3. northwest, nor'-west, northwestward, NW

(the compass point midway between north and west; at 315 degrees)

4. northwest

(a location in the northwestern part of a country, region, or city)

Overview of adj northwest

The adj northwest has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) northwestern, northwesterly, northwest

(situated in or oriented toward the northwest)

2. northwesterly, northwest

(coming from the northwest; "northwesterly winds")

Overview of adv northwest

The adv northwest has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) northwest, north-west, nor'-west

(to, toward, or in the northwest) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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