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east-south-east British & World English

The direction or compass point midway between east and south-east

south-east British & World English

The direction towards the point of the horizon midway between south and east

east by south British & World English

A direction or compass point midway between east and east-southeast

south by east British & World English

Between south and south-south-east (or south-south-west)

south-south-east British & World English

The compass point or direction midway between south and south-east

south-south-east New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(two hyphens; abbreviation SSE)

South East Asia British & World English

The part of south-eastern Asia that includes the countries of Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Burma (Myanmar), the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam

South-East Iceland British & World English

A shipping forecast area covering part of the NE Atlantic between Iceland and the Faroes

South East Asia Treaty Organization British & World English

A defence alliance which existed between 1954 and 1977 for countries of SE Asia and part of the SW Pacific, to further a US policy of containing Communism. Its members were Australia, Britain, France, New Zealand, Pakistan, the Philippines, Thailand, and the US

south by east in south British & World English

Between south and south-south-east (or south-south-west)

the south-east in south-east British & World English

The direction towards the point of the horizon midway between south and east

south by east or west in south British & World English

Between south and south-south-east (or south-south-west)

trade wind British & World English

A wind blowing steadily towards the equator from the north-east in the northern hemisphere or the south-east in the southern hemisphere, especially at sea. Two belts of trade winds encircle the earth, blowing from the tropical high-pressure belts to the low-pressure zone at the equator


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