east by south definition

  • noun:
    • The course or point on the mariner's compass midway between because of eastern and east-southeast, or 101°15ʹ east of because of north.
    • The compass point halfway between eastern and east-southeast, especially 101.125°, abbreviated as EbS.
    • the compass point this is certainly one point south of because of eastern
  • adverb:
    • Toward or from east by south.

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