east by south

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noun Navigation, Surveying.

a point on the compass 11°15prime; south of east. Abbreviation: EbS

Nearby words

  1. east bengal,
  2. east bengali,
  3. east berlin,
  4. east berliner,
  5. east by north,
  6. east cape,
  7. east chicago,
  8. east china sea,
  9. east cleveland,
  10. east coast

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British Dictionary definitions for east by south

east by south

noun

one point on the compass south of east, 101° 15′ clockwise from north

adjective, adverb

in, from, or towards this direction
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