east-northeast

noun

Definition of east-northeast

: a compass point that is two points north of due east : N67°30′E

First Known Use of east-northeast

circa 1605, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of east-northeast was circa 1605

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“East-northeast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/east-northeast. Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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