Definition of westing in English:

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westing

Pronunciation: /ˈwɛstɪŋ/

noun

[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

Words that rhyme with westing

arresting, unprotesting, unresting

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