north by east

noun phrase

Definition of north by east

: a compass point that is one point east of due north : N11°15′E

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north by east adverb phrase

First Known Use of north by east

1720, in the meaning defined above

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“North by east.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/north%20by%20east. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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