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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. 2017.
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  • The easternmost of this group is called Amik-aindaud, or the Beaver-house.

    The Indian in his Wigwam Henry R. Schoolcraft
  • Of these rooms the easternmost is the largest, being 42 feet long, by 49 feet broad.

    The Care of Books John Willis Clark
  • On the western side of the easternmost of the two is situated the quaintest of quaint little settlements.

    The Great Frozen Sea Albert Hastings Markham
  • He was in the House, representing the easternmost district of our state.

    The Plum Tree David Graham Phillips
  • It is situated on the easternmost of the fine circlet of hills that incloses the valley of the Powow.

    Whittier-land Samuel T. Pickard
  • 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
  • And who knows if that day has not already dawned, and the sun not risen, in the easternmost horizon of Asia?

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

    Hugo Arnold Bennett
  • The three lakes of easternmost Albania are part of the Macedonian lake district.

    Area Handbook for Albania Eugene K. Keefe
  • Thus the eight easternmost canopies on either side are modern.

British Dictionary definitions for easternmost


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