northeast by east

noun phrase

Definition of northeast by east

: a compass point that is one point east of due northeast : N56°15′E

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northeast by east adverb phrase

First Known Use of northeast by east

circa 1771, in the meaning defined above

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“Northeast by east.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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