a range of chalk hills in SE England, S of the Thames, extending W to E about 100 miles (160 km): Highest peak, Leith Hill, 965 feet (294 meters).
[nawrth-eest; Nautical nawr-eest] /ˌnɔrθˈist; Nautical ˌnɔrˈist/ noun 1. a point on the compass midway between and . Abbreviation: NE. 2. a region in this direction. 3. the Northeast, the northeastern part of the United States. adverb 4. toward or in the northeast: sailing northeast. adjective 5. coming from the northeast: a northeast wind. 6. directed […]
noun, Navigation, Surveying. 1. a point on the compass 11°15′ east of northeast. Abbreviation: NEbE. noun 1. one point on the compass east of northeast, 56° 15′ clockwise from north adjective, adverb 2. in, from, or towards this direction
noun, Navigation, Surveying. 1. a point on the compass 11°15′ north of northeast. Abbreviation: NEbN. noun 1. one point on the compass north of northeast, 33° 45′ clockwise from north adjective, adverb 2. in, from, or towards this direction
noun 1. the long, narrow strip of land between Boston, New York City, and Washington, D.C., containing many adjacent urban areas.