east by north
Date: 1656 a compass point that is one point north of due east ; N78°45′E

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  • East by north — East East ([=e]st), n. [OE. est, east, AS. e[ a]st; akin to D. oost, oosten, OHG. [=o]stan, G. ost, osten, Icel. austr, Sw. ost, Dan. [ o]st, [ o]sten, Lith. auszra dawn, L. aurora (for ausosa), Gr. hw s, e os, a yws, Skr. ushas; cf. Skr. ush to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • east by north — Navig., Survey. a point on the compass 11°15prime; north of east. Abbr.: EbN * * * …   Universalium

  • east by north — noun The compass point halfway between east and east northeast, specifically 78.75°. Syn: EbN …   Wiktionary

  • East Kootenay North — was an electoral district in the Canadian province of British Columbia in the 1898 and 1900 elections only. Its official name was East Kootenay (north riding) . It was created by a partition of the old East Kootenay riding which also created its… …   Wikipedia

  • East by south — East East ([=e]st), n. [OE. est, east, AS. e[ a]st; akin to D. oost, oosten, OHG. [=o]stan, G. ost, osten, Icel. austr, Sw. ost, Dan. [ o]st, [ o]sten, Lith. auszra dawn, L. aurora (for ausosa), Gr. hw s, e os, a yws, Skr. ushas; cf. Skr. ush to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • East Bend, North Carolina — Infobox Settlement official name = East Bend, North Carolina settlement type = Town nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = Location of East Bend, North Carolina mapsize1 = map caption1 = subdivision …   Wikipedia

  • East Hampton North, New York — Infobox Settlement official name = East Hampton North, New York settlement type = CDP nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image pushpin mapsize = 250x200px map caption = mapsize1 = map caption1 = subdivision type = Country subdivision… …   Wikipedia

  • East Ham North (UK Parliament constituency) — UK former constituency infobox Name = East Ham North Type = Borough Year = 1918 Abolition = 1974 members = oneEast Ham North was a parliamentary constituency centred on the East Ham district of London, which was in Essex until 1965. It returned… …   Wikipedia

  • West by north — West West, n. [AS. west, adv.; akin to D. west, G. west, westen, OHG. westan, Icel. vestr, Sw. vest, vester, vestan, Dan. vest, vesten, and perhaps to L. vesper evening, Gr. ?. ????. Cf. {Vesper}, {Visigoth}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The point in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Education in the Middle East and North Africa — The Universal Declaration of Human Rights has emphasized education’s importance as a fundamental human right and a necessary element of development [United Nations, Universal Declaration of Human Rights ,(New York:United Nations,1948).] .… …   Wikipedia

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