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Northwest
,nɔːrθ'wɛst
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Situated in or oriented toward the northwest.
  2. Coming from the northwest.
(名) As a noun
  1. A location in the northwestern part of a country, region, or city.
  2. The compass point midway between north and west; at 315 degrees.
  3. The direction corresponding to the northwestward compass point.
  4. The northwestern region of the United States.
(副) As an adverb
  1. Northwest.
Hyphenationnorth•west
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (副) adverb
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西北xīběinorthwest; Northwest China (Shaanxi, Gansu, Qinghai, Ningxia, Xinjiang)
西北方xīběi fāngnorthwest; northwestern
向西北xiàngxī běinorthwestwards
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