eastern ADJECTIVE 1) situated in, directed towards, or facing the east. 2) (Eastern) coming from or characteristic of the regions to the east of Europe.
DERIVATIVES easternmost adjective.

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  • easternmost — east|ern|most [ˈi:stənməust US ərnmoust] adj furthest east ▪ the easternmost part of the country …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • easternmost — UK [ˈiːstə(r)nˌməʊst] / US [ˈɪstərnˌmoʊst] adjective furthest towards the east the easternmost Caribbean islands …   English dictionary

  • easternmost — adjective see eastern …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • easternmost — /ee steuhrn mohst / or, esp. Brit., / meuhst/, adj. farthest east. [1820 30; EASTERN + MOST] * * * …   Universalium

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