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east by north

noun, Navigation, Surveying
1.
a point on the compass 11°15′ north of east.
Abbreviation: EbN.
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  • We tacked to the east, and headed east by north through the night.
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east by north

noun
1.
one point on the compass north of east, 78° 45′ clockwise from north
adjective, adverb
2.
in, from, or towards this direction
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