WSW

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AcronymDefinition
WSWWet Sociale Werkvoorziening (Dutch: Sheltered Employment Act)
WSWWord Star for Windows
WSWWomen Who Have Sex with Women (medical/public health)
WSWWall Street Webcasting (New York, NY)
WSWWest-South-West
WSWWomen Seeking Women
WSWWinter Storm Warning
WSWWeber Shandwick Worldwide (Interpublic Group)
WSWWomen's Studio Workshop (Rosendale, NY)
WSWWorld Socialist Website
WSWWall Street Week
WSWWhite Side Wall (tire type)
WSWWheelchair Sports Worldwide
WSWWomen's Soccer World
WSWWheeled Seated Walker
WSWWorld Stars of Wrestling (wrestling forum)
WSWWebsphere Studio Workbench
WSWWestern Spring and Wire, Ltd (St George, ON, Canada)
WSWWant Some Weather
WSWWeapon System Warranty
WSWWalker Smith and Way (UK solicitors)
WSWWestchester Symphonic Winds (White Plains, NY)
WSWWoman Sexual Workers (medical/clinical)
WSWWindsor Sports Weekend (Canada)
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During this storm, which was followed by a strong wind west-south-west, we were carried, by my computation, about five hundred leagues to the east, so that the oldest sailor on board could not tell in what part of the world we were.
His brother, Erik, reported the following: "On about April 10 [1976] a Spanish fishing trawler found his boat about 150 nautical miles west-south-west of Ireland.
On the evening of 24 September, while in Svitlodarsk (government-controlled, 57km north-east of Donetsk), the SMM heard 18 undetermined explosions and about 115 bursts and shots of heavy-machine-gun and small-arms fire, all 2-6km south-east, south and west-south-west. On the evening and night of 24-25 September, the SMM camera 1.5km north-east of Hnutove (government-controlled, 20km north-east of Mariupol) recorded two undetermined explosions and about 165 projectiles in flight (just over half from north to south and the remainder from south to north) and a muzzle flash, all 2-4km east-north-east and east.
As the Independent put it, "The shortest path between two points on the surface of the planet" is what steers a Copenhagen-to-Los Angeles flight "west-north-west, not west-south-west."
As of 9 pm (1200 GMT), Typhoon Nakri was about 70 kilometers west-south-west of Naha, travelling north at 15 kilometers per hour (kph), with maximum sustained winds of 72 kph and gusts of 108 kph, the agency said.
But the angle of the ecliptic is shallow for northern viewers, so you will likely need binoculars to spot the 0.7-mag-nitude planet just 5[degrees] above the west-south-west horizon a half hour after sunset.
An application has also been made to the Environmental Agency of Abu Dhabi to assess the plantAEs impact around the potential site, about 53km west-south-west of Ruwais town, where some oil-refining and petrocehmical units of Abu Dhabi are also located.
The quake was located 35 miles west-south-west of the nation's capital, Port-au-Prince, according to the U.S.
The storm was moving west-south-west at near 3mph but a gradual turn to the west and west-north-west was expected later
During the day on 1 February, positioned at the railway station in DPR-controlled Yasynuvata (16km north-east of Donetsk) for about five and a half hours, the SMM heard 23 undetermined explosions and about 240 shots and bursts of heavy-machine-gun and small-arms fire, all 1-5km at directions ranging from west-south-west to north.
It has a proposed total depth of around 2,300 metres true vertical depth below rotary table and is located about 1.45 km west-south-west of Antelope-five.
A largest aftershock of last week's devastating earthquake in Haiti struck this morning 35 miles west-south-west of the nation's capital, Port-au-Prince.