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Princeton's WordNet

  1. north northeast, nor'-nor'-east, NNEadverb

    the compass point that is midway between north and northeast

  2. north-northeast, nor'-nor'-eastadverb

    to, toward, or in the north-northeast


  1. north-northeastnoun

    The compass bearing or compass point halfway between north and northeast, specifically 22.5°, abbreviated as NNE.

  2. north-northeastnoun

    One of 32 named cardinal points.


  1. north-northeast

    North-northeast is a compass direction halfway between north and northeast, specifically 22.5° of 360°. It is often used informally to describe a general direction or location.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of north-northeast in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of north-northeast in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of north-northeast in a Sentence

  1. Benjamin Lessing:

    Most of the violence has been in this region, the north and the northeast region, and it's a place where these gangs are actively fighting each other to achieve some kind of local hegemony or at least carve out space, it doesn't mean these gangs don't exist in the rest of Brazil -- they do, and there's violence in other parts of Brazil too related to these gangs. But it seems like where the fighting is very intense right now is in this north-northeast region.

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