east by south
Date: 14th century a compass point that is one point south of due east ; S78°45′E

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

  • 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

  • South By South East — is a book written by Anthony Horowitz It is the third book in the Diamond Brothers series and features the main characters, Tim and Nick Diamond.ynopisMcGuffin had finished talking. The telephone was dead and any minute now he would be joining it …   Wikipedia

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

  • West by south — 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

  • Monklands East by-election, 1994 — The Monklands East by election was held on 30 June 1994, following the death of the Leader of the Labour Party John Smith, Member of Parliament (MP) for Monklands East in Scotland, on 12 May. Monklands East was considered a safe Labour seat; John …   Wikipedia

  • Bristol South East by-election, 1961 — The Bristol South East by election, 1961 was a by election held on 4 May 1961 for the British House of Commons constituency of Bristol South East in the city of Bristol.The seat had become vacant when the constituency s Labour Member of… …   Wikipedia

  • Bristol South East by-election, 1950 — The Bristol South East by election, 1950 was a by election held on 30th November 1950 for the British House of Commons constituency of Bristol South East in the city of Bristol. The seat had become vacant when the constituency s Labour Member of… …   Wikipedia

  • Bristol South East by-election, 1963 — The Bristol South East by election, 1963 was a by election held on 20 August 1963 for the British House of Commons constituency of Bristol South East in the city of Bristol.The seat had become vacant in 1961 when the constituency s Labour Member… …   Wikipedia

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