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southeaster

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noun south·east·er \sau̇th-ˈē-stər, sau̇-ˈē-\

Simple Definition of southeaster

  • : a strong wind that blows from the southeast

  • : a storm with winds that blow from the southeast

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of southeaster

  1. 1 :  a strong southeast wind

  2. 2 :  a storm with southeast winds

1753

First Known Use of southeaster

1753

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of, relating to, or near a shore

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