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northern

1. situated in or towards the north
2. directed or proceeding towards the north
3. (esp of winds) proceeding from the north
4. Astronomy north of the celestial equator
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The race will start above the Arctic Circle in the northernmost city in the world, Hammerfest.
But Wildish recently submitted a claim to the county for $47,915 for reworking the northernmost lane, Levis said.
In this study the population of otters in the northernmost part of Finland was investigated by snow-tracking.
The boreal forest is located at the rim of Earth's northernmost landmasses.
Longleaf pines were once plentiful in this corner of Virginia, its northernmost appearance along the Eastern Seaboard.
Toronto-based Continental Precious Minerals will investigate bedrock for three years in the province of Jamtland and Lapland, one of the country's most northernmost regions; an additional three years for the inquiry could be granted by Sweden if necessary.
Van Schaik and his team were fortunate, then, to have stumbled upon Suaq Balimbing--a swamp in the forests of Aceh, Sumatra's northernmost province.
Only 50 of these genetically distinct creatures survive in the region, comprising the northernmost population.
Valdez is the northernmost year-round ice free port in America, and this year we had a special guest to observe operations, Col.
Our northernmost people are frequently mentioned on the business pages of Canada's newspapers.
South Korea's Yonhap News Agency first reported earlier Sunday that a major explosion occurred Thursday morning in Kim Hyong Jik county in the North's northernmost inland province of Ryanggang, sending a huge column of smoke into the air.
The 210,000 sq ft multi-temperature depot will open in April 2005 to serve 25 stores, including some of the northernmost Safeway stores that Waitrose recently acquired from Morrisons.