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English definition of “southeastward”

southeastward

adverb uk   /ˌsaʊθˈiːs.twəd/ us    /-twɚd/ (also southeastwards)
towards the southeast: Looking southeastward, they could see the distant mountains.Points of the compassDirection of motion

southeastward

adjective
towards the southeast: If we sail in a southeastward direction we'll reach land.Points of the compassDirection of motion
(Definition of southeastward from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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