southeastward

[south-eest-werd; Nautical sou-eest-werd]
adverb
1.
Also, southeastwards. toward the southeast.
adjective
2.
facing or tending toward the southeast.
3.
coming from the southeast, as a wind.
noun
4.
the southeast.

Origin:
1520–30; southeast + -ward

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southeastward (ˌsaʊθˈiːstwəd, nautical ˌsaʊˈiːstwəd)
 
adj
1.  towards or (esp of a wind) from the southeast
 
n
2.  a direction towards or area in the southeast
 
adv
3.  a variant of southeastwards

southeastwards or southeastward (ˌsaʊθˈiːstwədz, nautical ˌsaʊˈiːstwədz)
 
adv
to the southeast
 
southeastward or southeastward
 
adv

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Example sentences
The aquifer dips and thickens southeastward toward the ocean and is thinnest in this wide band.
Face the holes southeastward where they will receive morning sun.
The boundary slowly drifted southeastward throughout the day.
Many impact craters along the southeast azimuth from the vent are aligned not directly southeastward but more nearly south.
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