northwester


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northwester

a strong wind or storm from the northwest

northwester

[nȯrth′wes·tər or nȯr′wes·tər]
(meteorology)
A northwest wind. Also spelled nor'wester.
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This integrated project to be built in an area of 40 hectares will help make the most of the Northwester region which is one of the most fertile agricultural centers producers of fruit, vegetables and cereals, through upstream and downstream integration of the products' transformation process.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Policemen suffered casualties on Friday when a roadside bomb exploded on the outskirts of Peshawar, the capital of Pakistan's northwester Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
A parliamentary delegation will also visit military sites in the northwester border and in the south of the country.
Pakistan's military has long been battling Taliban and other militant groups in the country's northwester tribal belt.
by Qutbuddin Kohi on 14 April, 2014 - 14:57 MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Serious differences among some powerful individuals have paved the ground for militants to extend their activities to Kohistan district of northwester Faryab province, an official said.
The tour will highlight how the bottomlands habitats are coming back to life with spring Chinook salmon, Pacific lamprey, western pond turtle, northern red-legged frog and northwester salamanders.
As the new Director of Annual Giving, Northwester University graduate Cheryl A.
A succession of cold fronts and upper air troughs (two at least) move along south of the Cape but with sufficient curve to attract a flow from the northwester in the middle layers to maintain the moist advection into our airspace.

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