[eest-south-eest; Nautical eest-sou-eest] /ˈistˌsaʊθˈist; Nautical ˈistˌsaʊˈist/ Navigation, Surveying
the point on a compass midway between east and southeast.
coming from this point:
an east-southeast wind.
directed toward this point:
an east-southeast course.
toward this point:
the point on the compass or the direction midway between east and southeast, 112° 30′ clockwise from north
in, from, or towards this direction
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