easting

noun east·ing \ ˈē-stiŋ \

Definition of easting

1 : easterly progress
  • make as much easting as possible
  • —Kevin Patterson
2 : difference in longitude to the east from the last preceding point of reckoning

First Known Use of easting

circa 1605

See Words from the same year

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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