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English definition of “southeastern”

southeastern

adjective     /ˌsaʊθˈiː.stən/ US  /-stɚn/ (written abbreviation SE)
in or from the southeast: The southeastern part of Britain is the most populated.Points of the compassDirection of motion
(Definition of southeastern adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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