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Pronunciation: (nôrth), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/north.html on line 117 [key]
n.
1. a cardinal point of the compass, lying in the plane of the meridian and to the left of a person facing the rising sun. Abbr.: N
2. the direction in which this point lies.
3. (usually cap.) a region or territory situated in this direction.
4. the North,the northern area of the United States, esp. the states that fought to preserve the Union in the Civil War, lying to the north of the Ohio River, and usually including Missouri and Maryland.
5. (cap.) See North Country.
6. the north wind.

adj.
1. in, toward, or facing, the north: the north gate.
2. directed or proceeding toward the north: a north course.
3. coming from the north: a north wind.
4. (usually cap.) designating the northern part of a region, nation, country, etc.: North Atlantic.

adv.
to, toward, or in the north: sailing north.

North



Pronunciation: (nôrth), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/north.html on line 195 [key]
n.
1. Christopher, pen name of John Wilson.
2. Frederick, 2nd Earl of Guil•ford Pronunciation: (gil'furd) Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/north.html on line 232 [key] (“Lord North”), 1732–92, British statesman: prime minister 1770–82.
3. Sir Thomas, 1535?–1601?, English translator.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/north.html on line 277 north (Thesaurus)

 

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