['iːstəlɪ] 1.
aggettivo [wind, area] dell'est; [point] a oriente
nome vento m. dell'est
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1) ((of a wind, breeze etc) coming from the east: an easterly wind.) dall'est, orientale
2) (looking, lying etc towards the east: We are travelling in an easterly direction.) verso oriente/l'est
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easterly /ˈi:stəlɪ/
A a.
1 orientale; a est: the easterly side of the mountain, il fianco orientale della montagna
2 (che viene) da est; di levante: easterly wind, vento da est (o di levante)
3 verso l'est; verso oriente: in an easterly direction, in direzione est; verso est; (naut., aeron.) an easterly course, una rotta verso est
B avv.
1 (del vento) da est; da levante: The wind blew easterly, il vento soffiava da est
2 verso est; verso oriente: to sail easterly, navigare verso oriente
C n.
vento da est; vento di levante.
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['iːstəlɪ] 1.
aggettivo [wind, area] dell'est; [point] a oriente
nome vento m. dell'est

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