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[ee-stern-mohst or, esp. British, -muh st] /ˈi stərnˌmoʊst or, esp. British, -məst/
farthest east.
Origin of easternmost
First recorded in 1820-30; eastern + -most Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • He was in the House, representing the easternmost district of our state.

    The Plum Tree David Graham Phillips
  • Of these rooms the easternmost is the largest, being 42 feet long, by 49 feet broad.

    The Care of Books John Willis Clark
  • The easternmost point of the Essex coast, just south of Harwich.

  • The easternmost of this group is called Amik-aindaud, or the Beaver-house.

    The Indian in his Wigwam Henry R. Schoolcraft
  • This was in ancient times the easternmost city of the northern Delta.

    Archology and the Bible George A. Barton
  • Only from 1458 to 1490 were the two easternmost bays of the nave erected.

    How France Built Her Cathedrals Elizabeth Boyle O'Reilly
  • It contains the easternmost ranges of the Carpathians and, between the Siretul and Prut rivers, an area of lower hills and plains.

    Area Handbook for Romania

    Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
  • Rossel is the last and easternmost island in the Louisiades.

  • And he threw open the easternmost window, and she stepped with him out on to the balcony.

    Hugo Arnold Bennett
  • From thence he intends to shape a course for Cape Maysi, which we both know to be the easternmost point of Cuba.

    The Rover's Secret Harry Collingwood
British Dictionary definitions for easternmost


situated or occurring farthest east
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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