Definition of eastabout

: about in tacking so as to head east broadly : toward the east : eastward

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First Known Use of eastabout

1807, in the meaning defined above

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“Eastabout.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eastabout. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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