north-northeast[nôrt̸h′nôrt̸h′ēst′; naut. nôr′nôr′-]
north-northeast definition by Webster's New World
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the direction, or the point on a mariner's compass, halfway between due north and northeast; 22°30′ east of due north
- in or toward this direction
- from this direction, as a wind
north-northeast definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun Abbr. NNE
The direction or point on the mariner's compass halfway between due north and northeast, or 22°30: east of due north.adjective
To, toward, of, facing, or in the north-northeast.adverb
In, from, or toward the north-northeast.