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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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The reality is the lanes going south under the bridge have the space to comply with the original plan but when the road gets to the care home, Dene Park House, the road narrows to exactly what it was before works started, one lane north, one south.
Mumbai, (Maharashtra) [India] Oct 11 ( ANI ): Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is going south as he will star in upcoming Telugu movie 'Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy'.
Sixty eight per cent of flights leaving Birmingham Airport in a northerly direction are going south.
Two lanes on the C5 flyover going South have been occupied.
It provides the route for travelers crossing into West Virginia (going south), or to Western Maryland and Pennsylvania (going north).
Sven went from South Korea in 2002 to a career going south; Glenn Hoddle went from France 1998 to space 1999 and Kevin Keegan went from Wembley toilets 2002 to Grecian 2000.
"The euro is going south, the pound is going south, fuel costs are still too high," he added.
Months of perpetual flat tyres and busted bicycle chains did not stop deepeei Film Productions from completing the highly-acclaimed cycling documentary Going South, which follows two pairs of cyclists--one team in North America, and the other in South America.
The ATF are investigating guns "going" south from the US, which, of course, aren't going South. They are merely a figment of a politician's imagination.
The car made off, going south along Stockton Street, Hartlepool.
Because there were no trains going south, north bound trains also stopped.
Currently it is one-way going south from Dale Street;