west-north·west (wĕstnôrth′wĕst, -nôr-wĕst)
n. Abbr. WNW
The direction or point on the mariner's compass halfway between due west and northwest, or 67°30′ west of due north.
To, toward, of, facing, or in the west-northwest.
In, from, or toward the west-northwest.
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