northeast by east


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northeast by east

n.
The direction or point on the mariner's compass halfway between northeast and east-northeast, or 56°15′ east of due north.
adv. & adj.
Toward or from northeast by east.

northeast by east

n
(Physical Geography) one point on the compass east of northeast, 56° 15′ clockwise from north
adj, adv
(Physical Geography) in, from, or towards this direction
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Noun1.northeast by east - the compass point that is one point east of northeast
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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