Basic compass directions.
Used by
These class-based attributes use data.COMPASSDIRECTION.basic
att.ncForm/@s-shapeDirection of the initial direction for an s-shaped pen stroke; i.e., "w" for the standard letter S, "e" for its mirror image, "s" for the letter S turned 90-degrees anti-clockwise, and "n" for its mirror image.
These other Data Types reference data.COMPASSDIRECTION.basic
data.COMPASSDIRECTIONDescription of direction with respect to an imaginary compass.
Allowed Values
nIn a northern direction.
eIn an eastern direction.
sIn a southern direction.
wIn a western direction.
<macroSpec ident="data.COMPASSDIRECTION.basic" module="MEI" type="dt">
<desc xml:lang="en">Basic compass directions.</desc>
<valList type="closed">
<valItem ident="n">
<desc xml:lang="en">In a northern direction.</desc>
<valItem ident="e">
<desc xml:lang="en">In an eastern direction.</desc>
<valItem ident="s">
<desc xml:lang="en">In a southern direction.</desc>
<valItem ident="w">
<desc xml:lang="en">In a western direction.</desc>