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South-southeast

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  1. the action of naming all thirty-two principal points of the compass in clockwise order

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    created by user picturefactobot on January 17, 2009
  2. one of the principal directions on a compass or compass rose, lying at the midpoint between the cardinal direction north and the ordinal direction northwest

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  3. thus pointing through all of the compass points, sometimes reversing itself

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  4. Such names, formed by the initials of the cardinal directions and their intermediate ordinal directions, are accepted internationally, even though they have their origin in the English language, and are very handy to refer to a heading (or a course)

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    created by user picturefactobot on January 17, 2009
  5. Despite the name of the 1959 Alfred Hitchcock movie, North by Northwest, there is no such direction

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