A compass is a navigational instrument which shows us directions (North, South, East and West) with the help of a small magnetic needle which points north/south.
Compass points are directions listed on a magnetic compass.
The four main points on a compass are North, South, East and West.
Halfway between each of these points is North-West, North-East, South-East and South-West.
And in between all these half way points is:
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