a westward-moving, wavelike disturbance of low atmospheric pressure embedded in tropical easterly winds.
[ee-ster-lee] /ˈi stər li/ adjective 1. moving, directed, or situated toward the east: an easterly course. 2. (especially of a wind) coming from the east: an easterly gale. adverb 3. toward the east. 4. from the east. noun, plural easterlies. 5. a wind that blows from the east. /ˈiːstəlɪ/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or […]
noun 1. the day after Easter, observed as a holiday in some places.
noun 1. a former British protectorate, now the E part of the People’s Democratic Republic of Yemen: composed of the Arab sheikdoms of Hadhramaut and the island of Socotra.
[ee-stern] /ˈi stərn/ adjective 1. lying toward or situated in the east: the eastern half of the island. 2. directed or proceeding toward the east: an eastern route. 3. coming from the east: an eastern wind. 4. (often initial capital letter) of or relating to the East in the U.S.: an eastern congressman. 5. (initial […]