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direction

di·rec·tion

direction

 
 
pronunciation:
d rek shn
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part of speech: noun
definition: the way in which someone or something faces or travels.
All the houses on this street face in one direction.Which direction did they go?
similar words:
bearing, course, route, way
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The word direction contains the following part:
reg, rect, rig1 Latin root that means king, rule, guide; straight