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Definition of due adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

due

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//djuː//
 
; NAmE NAmE//duː//
 
 
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due north/south/east/west exactly; in a straight line to sail due east The village lies five miles due north of York. Word Origin Middle English (in the sense ‘payable’): from Old French deu ‘owed’, based on Latin debitus ‘owed’, from debere ‘owe’ .
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