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southeast

adjective, adverb     /ˌsaʊθˈiːst/ (written abbreviation SE)
B1 in or towards the southeast: Southeast Asia The mountains are/ lie southeast of the city . They were moving southeast.Points of the compassDirection of motion southeast wind a wind that comes from the southeastPoints of the compassDirection of motion
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