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Definition of “easterly” - Learner’s Dictionary

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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