westerly

EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

westerly (comparative more westerly, superlative most westerly)

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

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AdverbEdit

westerly (comparative more westerly, superlative most westerly)

  1. Towards the west.

Usage notesEdit

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

NounEdit

westerly (plural westerlies)

  1. A westerly wind or storm.

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Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 22:41