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south-southwest

Syllabification: south-south·west
Pronunciation: /ˌsouTHˌsouTHˈwest/

Definition of south-southwest in English:

noun

The compass point or direction midway between south and southwest.
Example sentences
  • The stones are graded in height with the tallest to the south-south-west.

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