west by north

west by north
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [west bahy nawrth]
    • /wɛst baɪ nɔrθ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [west bahy nawrth]
    • /wɛst baɪ nɔrθ/

Definitions of west by north words

  • noun west by north a point on the compass 11°15prime; north of west. Abbreviation: WbN. 1
  • noun west by north one point on the compass north of west, 281° 15′ clockwise from north 0
  • adjective west by north in, from, or towards this direction 0
  • noun west by north the direction, or the point on a mariner's compass, halfway between due west and west-northwest; 11°15′ north of due west 0
  • noun west by north The compass point halfway between west and west-northwest, specifically 281.25°, abbreviated as WbN. 0

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west by north popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 5% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
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