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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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On the other hand, all light vehicles coming from Bonifacio Drive going south of Roxas Blvd.
Going South was shot within eight months and covered an area from the northernmost point in Alaska to the southernmost point of Argentina.
Strip center has new day care going in and traffic right off the 408 going south.
The car was going south when it skidded and left the road on a right-hand bend.
Currently it is one-way going south from Dale Street;
It's driving over the brow of the A19 going south at Elwick, and seeing the majesty of Teesside right ahead of you," he said.
Gareth Evans, 32, of Kirkcaldy, was killed when a BMW going south on the A90 collided with his Ford Fiesta near the Petterden junction north of Dundee.
Well, I had Mia when I was 25, so things have been going south for quite some time, and I'm fine with it
The pillion rider was on the M3 going south near to Winchester services when the pounds 20 notes starting blowing out.
Milne said: "We will try to get into the SPL next season and I've no regrets about going south.
I'm just surprised that so many are going south at this time.