north-northeast[nôrt̸h′nôrt̸h′ēst′; naut. nôr′nôr′-]
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
The direction or point on the mariner's compass halfway between due north and northeast, or 22°30&minute; east of due north.
To, toward, of, facing, or in the north-northeast.
In, from, or toward the north-northeast.
- Alternative spelling of north-northeast.