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easternmost

[ee-stern-mohst or, esp. British, -muh st]
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adjective
  1. farthest east.
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Origin of easternmost

First recorded in 1820–30; eastern + -most
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Examples from the Web for easternmost

Historical Examples

  • 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


British Dictionary definitions for easternmost

easternmost

adjective
  1. situated or occurring farthest east
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