intercardinal point


intercardinal point
Any of the four directions midway between the cardinal points; northeast, southeast, southwest, or northwest. See also cardinal points.

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  • intercardinal point — /in teuhr kahr dn l, in / any of the four points of the compass midway between the cardinal points; northeast, southeast, southwest, or northwest. [1905 10; INTER + CARDINAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • intercardinal point — /in teuhr kahr dn l, in / any of the four points of the compass midway between the cardinal points; northeast, southeast, southwest, or northwest. [1905 10; INTER + CARDINAL] …   Useful english dictionary

  • intercardinal — I. “+ noun Etymology: inter + cardinal : an intercardinal point of the compass intercardinals are four points from the cardinals and eight points from one another H.A.Calahan II. adjective : lying midway between the cardinal points intercardinal… …   Useful english dictionary

  • intercardinal —   a.,n. (point) half way between two cardinal points of compass …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • quadrantal point — noun : intercardinal …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cardinal direction — Cardinal point redirects here. For other uses of the term, see Cardinal point (disambiguation). A compass rose showing the four cardinal directions, the four ordinal directions, plus eight further divisions. The four cardinal directions or… …   Wikipedia


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