north-northeast north-northeast

Definition(s):

  • (adv) to, toward, or in the north-northeast

Usage(s):

  1. Twenty-four hours later, tribesmen found the Great Republic smashed to bits near the top of a 1,500-foot hill, 45 miles north-northeast of Roberts Field.
  2. So Daisy was dropped off at the vet's, the kids were picked up early at school and we pointed the green Sienna north-northeast toward Boston.

News

  1. Gold Reach Intersect 359.4 Metres of 0.41% Copper Equivalent Including 52 Metres of 0.73% Copper Equivalent at the Ox ...

    Gold Reach Resources Ltd. is pleased to announce that assay results for holes Ox13-68 to 71 from the Ox deposit have been received. The Ox deposit is located 4 kilometres north-northeast of the Company's ...
    on July 18, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Thursday weather forecast: Warm, chance of rain

    NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune archive Today: Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain. High of 93. Winds from the north-northeast at 5 to 10 mph, shifting to the east in the afternoon. Chance of rain...
    on July 18, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  3. Wednesday's local weather

    Today will be cloudy with a high near 76. winds will come from the north-northeast at 5 to 10 mph, and we'll also have a 60% chance of showers and thunderstorms.
    on July 17, 2013     Source: Sweetwater Reporter

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periphery periphery
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