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English definition of “northeastern”

northeastern

adjective uk   /ˌnɔːˈθiː.stən/ us    /ˌnɔːrˈθiː.stɚn/ (written abbreviation NE)
in or from the northeast: the northeastern states Northeastern ChinaPoints of the compassDirection of motion
(Definition of northeastern from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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