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 (south-ēst′, sou-ēst′)
1. Abbr. SE The direction or point on the mariner's compass halfway between due south and due east, or 135° east of due north.
2. An area or region lying in the southeast.
3. Southeast A region of the southeast United States, usually including Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee, and sometimes including other adjoining states.
1. To, toward, of, facing, or in the southeast.
2. Originating in or coming from the southeast: a southeast wind.
In, from, or toward the southeast.

south·east′ern adj.
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(Physical Geography) another word for southeast
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.southeastern - situated in or oriented toward the southeast
south - situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the south; "the south entrance"
2.southeastern - of a region of the United States generally including Alabama; Georgia; Florida; Tennessee; South Carolina; North Carolina
eastern - of or characteristic of eastern regions of the United States; "the Eastern establishment"
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[saʊθˈiːstən] ADJsudeste, sureste
the southeastern part of the islandla parte sudeste or sureste de la isla
in southeastern Spainal sudeste or sureste de España
the southeastern coastla costa sudoriental or suroriental
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