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 by south — east′ by south′ n. naut. sur navig. a point on the compass 11°15′ south of east Abbr.: EbS …   From formal English to slang

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

  • east by south — noun The compass point halfway between east and east southeast, specifically 101.125°, abbreviated as EbS …   Wiktionary

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  • 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

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