Definition of westing in English:

westing

Line breaks: west|ing
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

More definitions of westing

Definition of westing in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day milord
Pronunciation: məˈlôrd
noun
used to address an English nobleman