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eastern meaning

EN[ˈiːstə(r)n] [-iːstə(r)n]
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WEastern
  • Eastern may refer to:
EN Eastern

    Definition of eastern in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMmore easternSUPmost easternSUF-ern
    1. Of, facing, situated in, or related to the east.
      1. (of a wind) Blowing from the east; easterly.
        1. (loosely) Oriental.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • All plots were located on land with a coarse-loamy, mixed, mesic typic dystrochrepts soil, the most common soil family in eastern Massachusetts [47 ].
            • Uderts are most abundant in Uruguay and eastern Argentina.
            • The heresy of Nestorius [ …] was detested in the Eastern churches. — Fuller.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Adjectives ending in -en
            • Morphemes
              • Suffixes
                • Words by suffix
                  • Words suffixed with -en
                    • Adjectives ending in -en
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            1. en easternmost
            2. en easterner
            3. en easternize
            4. en easterners
            5. en easternise
            Source: Wiktionary
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            Meaning of eastern for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "eastern" is an adjective, more specifically, an adjectives ending in -en. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
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