Examples of southeastern in a Sentence
the southeastern corner of the state
Recent Examples of southeastern from the Web
Those ahead of Clemson include nine Southeastern Conference schools, four Big Ten Conference schools and two Big 12 Conference schools.
In two months, more than 20 fires have broken out across the bottom half of Arizona, from its southeastern tip, near New Mexico, to the outskirts of Tucson and west of Phoenix.
Carved human skulls found in ancient stone temple Archaeologists have made a remarkable find in a 12,000-year-old stone temple in southeastern Turkey.
The center of Cindy will approach the coast of southwest Louisiana and southeast Texas late Wednesday into Wednesday night and move inland over southeastern Texas on Thursday.
But the pro-MGM groups were outnumbered by delegations from the Hartford area and southeastern Connecticut, near the tribes' existing casinos.
The incidents have all occurred in the al-Tanf area of southeastern Syria, where some 150 U.S. troops are training opposition forces intended to fight the Islamic State.
Hua's lawyer, Wen Yu, said Tuesday that all three of the activists are being held at the Ganzhou City Detention Center in southeastern Jiangxi province.
The biggest chunk of that, $235,000, was awarded to San Diego police to pay for an audio surveillance system that monitors neighborhoods in southeastern San Diego for gunshots.
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Origin and Etymology of southeastern
2southeast + -ern (as in eastern)
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
SOUTHEASTERN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of southeastern for English Language Learners
: located in or toward the southeast
: of or relating to the southeast
SOUTHEASTERN Defined for Kids
Definition of southeastern for Students
1 often cap : of, relating to, or like that of the Southeast a southeastern city
2 : lying toward or coming from the southeast southeastern New York
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