Definition of westing in English:


Line breaks: west|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈwɛstɪŋ


[mass noun]
  • 1Distance travelled or measured westward, especially at sea: they ran their westing down toward a dark unknown
  • 1.1 [count noun] A figure or line representing westward distance on a map: he likes directions military style, eastings and westings and that

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