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true north

the direction from any point along a meridian towards the North Pole

true north

[′trü ′nȯrth]
(navigation)
The direction of the north geographical pole.
The reference direction for measurement of true directions.

true north

The direction from an observer’s position to the geographic north pole.

true north

The direction from an observer's position to the geographical North Pole. It is the north direction of any geographical meridian.
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In this context, we are fortunate to handover our controlling stake in the company to True North.aACA[yen]
"We're excited about the community moving forward and there's an opportunity now to build," said Andrew Dale, spokes man for the True North Strong group.
- US-based biotechnology company True North Therapeutics has appointed BioMarin chief commercial officer Jeff Ajer as an independent director to the company's board of directors, the company said.
True North sponsors a patient registry for CAD and other autoimmune hemolytic anemias, called the COMPASS Registry (https://www.compassregistry.org/), dedicated to advancing a deeper understanding of these diseases, engaging with patients, and supporting clinical trial recruitment.
Hexion's True North proppants are a curable resin-coated sand available in 20/40 and 30/50 mesh sizes.
Rather, it's something you discover--it's your true north; your internal compass.
They come from a volume called Newcastle and Tyneside: The Golden Years, which is published by True North Books, and on sale in the usual outlets.
He also has Mr Orange who will meet the Michael O'Donovan-trained True North in the second quarter-final.
Responding to industry and consumer demand for non-GMO certification options, NSF International, the not-for-profit public health and standard development organization, has launched NSF Non-GMO True North. NSF International's newest certification offering expands its suite of GMO transparency services for retailers, manufacturers, suppliers and producers.
Today, it's one of the few road-accessible sites in Alaska where it's possible to see the process of reclamation from start to finish, says Jennifer Pyecha, senior environmental engineer for Fairbanks Gold Mining, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Toronto-based Kinross Gold Corporation, which operates True North and Fort Knox.
Acoustic, five-piece bluegrass and folk Americana band The Stetson Family presents True North, an album of original songs, each of which tells its own story.