southeast by east
Date: circa 1599 a compass point that is one point east of due southeast ; S56°15′E

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

  • southeast by east — noun the compass point that is one point east of southeast • Syn: ↑SEbE • Hypernyms: ↑compass point, ↑point * * * I. : a compass point that is one point east of due southeast : S 56° 15′ E abbr. SE b E, SE by E; see compass ca …   Useful english dictionary

  • southeast by east — noun The compass point halfway between southeast and east southeast, specifically 123.75°, abbreviated as SEbE …   Wiktionary

  • southeast by east — Navig., Survey. a point on the compass 11°15 east of southeast. Abbr.: SEbE * * * …   Universalium

  • south by east — noun the compass point that is one point east of due south • Syn: ↑SbE • Hypernyms: ↑compass point, ↑point * * * I. : a compass point that is one point east of due south : S 11° 15′ E abbr. S b E, S by E; see compass card …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • south by east — noun The compass point halfway between south and south southeast, specifically 168.75°, abbreviated as SbE …   Wiktionary

  • southeast — Synonyms and related words: Dixie, Dixieland, Down East, East, East Coast, Middle Atlantic, Middle West, New England, North, North Central region, Northeast, Northwest, Pacific Northwest, SE, SE by E, SE by S, SSE, South, Southeast, Southwest,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • southeast — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. SE, sou east, southEastern, southEasterly, southeastward, south south east (SSE), southeast by east (SEbE), southeast by south (SEbS); see also direction 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • East Timor — country occupying the E half of the island of Timor, & nearby islands, including an enclave in West Timor: independent since 2002: 5,794 sq mi (15,007 sq km); pop. 953,000; cap. Dili * * * East Timor Introduction East Timor Background: The… …   Universalium

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