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easterly

adjective
 
 
/ˈiːstəli/
DIRECTION towards or in the east: The river flows in an easterly direction.Points of the compassDirection of motion
WIND An easterly wind comes from the east: a strong, easterly breezePoints of the compassDirection of motion
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