westerly

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  • IPA(key): /ˈwɛstə(ɹ)li/
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westerly (comparative more westerly, superlative most westerly)

  1. Situated in the west.
  2. (of wind) Coming from the west.

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westerly (comparative more westerly, superlative most westerly)

  1. Towards the west.

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Used by Land Surveyors when they do not want to be specific (not Astronomic West)

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westerly (plural westerlies)

  1. A westerly wind or storm.

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