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southeaster

[ south-ee-ster; Nautical sou-ee-ster ]
/ ˌsaʊθˈi stər; Nautical ˌsaʊˈi stər /
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noun

a wind or storm from the southeast.

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Origin of southeaster

First recorded in 1830–40; southeast + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for southeaster

southeaster
/ (ˌsaʊθˈiːstə, nautical ˌsaʊˈiːstə) /

noun

a strong wind or storm from the southeast
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