northeast by east


noun Navigation, Surveying.

a point on the compass 11°15′ east of northeast. Abbreviation: NEbE

Nearby words

  1. northbrook,
  2. northcliffe,
  3. northcountryman,
  4. northd,
  5. northeast,
  6. northeast by north,
  7. northeast corridor,
  8. northeast passage,
  9. northeast storm,
  10. northeaster

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British Dictionary definitions for northeast by east

northeast by east

noun

one point on the compass east of northeast, 56° 15′ clockwise from north

adjective, adverb

in, from, or towards this direction
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