easterly Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"easterly" in British English

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easterlyadjective

uk   /ˈiː.stəl.i/  us   /-stɚ.li/
in or towards the ​east, or ​blowing from the ​east: They were ​travelling in an easterly ​direction. The ​town is in the most easterly ​part of the ​country.easterly wind a ​wind that ​blows from from the ​east

easterlynoun [C]

uk   /ˈiː.stəl.i/  us   /-stɚ.li/
a ​wind that ​blows from the ​east
(Definition of easterly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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easterlyadjective

 us   /ˈi·stər·li/
toward or near the ​east: an easterly ​direction
(Definition of easterly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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