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southeasterly

adverb or adjective south·east·er·ly \-stər-lē\

: located in or moving toward the southeast

: blowing from the southeast

Full Definition of SOUTHEASTERLY

1
:  from the southeast
2
:  toward the southeast

Origin of SOUTHEASTERLY

2southeast + -erly (as in easterly)
First Known Use: 1613

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