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south

1. one of the four cardinal points of the compass, at 180° from north and 90° clockwise from east and anticlockwise from west
2. the direction along a meridian towards the South Pole
3. the south any area lying in or towards the south
4. Cards the player or position at the table corresponding to south on the compass
5. (esp of the wind) from the south

South

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1. the southern part of England, generally regarded as lying to the south of an imaginary line between the Wash and the Severn
2. in the US
a. the area approximately south of Pennsylvania and the Ohio River, esp those states south of the Mason-Dixon line that formed the Confederacy during the Civil War
b. the Confederacy itself
3. the countries of the world that are not economically and technically advanced

south

[sau̇th]
(geodesy)
The direction 180° from north.
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Milan Collin, deepeei's general manager and founder, gave more details about the project: "After talking with [representatives from] Anton/Bauer at IBC [2010], we knew the HyTron 140 would be the perfect fit for Going South.
Neither in Going South nor in an autobiographical essay of over thirty pages does Baker connect her Jewish upbringing or education with her decision to join the civil rights movement.
3 [earthquake] occurred on the Superstition Hills, and we had aftershocks in the Superstition Hills, and we sort of breathed a sigh of relief and said, "It looks like it's going south.
On the day of the accident, Moore was going south along Washington Street from Naperville's Jefferson Junior High School to the metra train station.
The Heart of England Jazz Band is going south for the first of this year's three visits to Gran Canaria.
Next Friday, we're going south to Castle Douglas for the Civic Week children's afternoon.
He had thought he was going to Tannadice, now it looks as if he will be going south.
Before we thought it was going to move along the coast and then turn southeast, but now it seems just be going south over the ocean.
To date, we have available a Bay Area map which includes multiple city routes around San Francisco as well as short and long day trip excursions outside of the city going south to Santa Cruz and north to Jenner by the Sea.
However, the deputy did not see or hear the Corvette, going south on McBean Parkway, because the large van obscured his vision, Arnold said.