north by east


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north by east

n.
The direction or point on the mariner's compass halfway between due north and north-northeast, or 11°15′ east of due north.
adv. & adj.
Toward or from north by east.

north by east

n
(Physical Geography) one point on the compass east of north, 11° 15′ clockwise from north
adj, adv
in, from, or towards this direction

north′ by east′


n.
a point on the compass 11°15~ east of north.
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Noun1.north by east - the compass point that is one point east (clockwise) of due north
compass point, point - any of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass; "he checked the point on his compass"
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