northeast by north
Date: 1725 a compass point that is one point north of due northeast ; N33°45′E

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  • northeast by north — n. the direction, or the point on a mariner s compass, halfway between northeast and north northeast; 11°15′ north of northeast …   English World dictionary

  • northeast by north — noun the compass point that is one point north of northeast • Syn: ↑NEbN • Hypernyms: ↑compass point, ↑point * * * I. : a compass point that is one point north of due northeast : N 33° 45′ E abbr. NE b N, NE by N; see compass c …   Useful english dictionary

  • northeast by north — noun The compass point halfway between northeast and north northeast, specifically 33.75°, abbreviated as NEbN …   Wiktionary

  • northeast by north — Navig., Survey. a point on the compass 11°15 north of northeast. Abbr.: NEbN * * * …   Universalium

  • 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 — noun the compass point that is one point north of due east • Syn: ↑EbN • Hypernyms: ↑compass point, ↑point * * * I. : a compass point that is one point north of due east : N 78° 45′ E abbr. E b N, E by N; see compass card …   Useful english dictionary

  • east by north — n. the direction, or the point on a mariner s compass, halfway between due east and east northeast; 11°15′ north of due east …   English World dictionary

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

  • North Ronaldsay Airport — Britten Norman Islander just landed at North Ronaldsay IATA: NRL – ICAO: EGEN Summ …   Wikipedia

  • northeast — Synonyms and related words: Dixie, Dixieland, Down East, East, East Coast, Middle Atlantic, Middle West, NE by N, NNE, New England, North, North Central region, Northeast, Northwest, Pacific Northwest, South, Southeast, Southwest, Sunbelt, West,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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