West-by-north meaning

The direction or point on the mariner's compass halfway between due west and west-northwest, or 78°45' west of due north.
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Toward or from west by north.
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The direction, or the point on a mariner's compass, halfway between due west and west-northwest; 11°15′ north of due west.
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The compass point halfway between west and west-northwest, specifically 281.25°, abbreviated as WbN.
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