northerly: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (nôr'ur-lē), [key]
— adj., adv., n., pl. -lies.
- moving, directed, or situated toward the north.
- (esp. of a wind) coming from the north: a northerly gale.
- toward the north.
- from the north.
- a wind that blows from the north.
- northerly (Thesaurus)