Pronunciation: (nôr'&thslash;ur), [key]
1. Chiefly Texas and Oklahoma.a cold gale from the north, formed during the winter by a vigorous outbreak of continental polar air behind a cold front.
2. a wind or storm from the north. Also,northerner.
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