east by south

noun Navigation, Surveying.
a point on the compass 11°15prime; south of east. Abbreviation: EbS
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east by south
1.  one point on the compass south of east, 101° 15′ clockwise from north
adj, —adv
2.  in, from, or towards this direction

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The wind at that hour was coming from the east by south and was about seven knots in strength.
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