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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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Besides differences in migratory genes, Schaefer and colleagues found that northwesters and southwesters varied slightly in parts of their genome that don't affect migration.
Sewage System of 4 Intermediate Cities: The project will entail expansion and modernization of the sewage systems of the cities of Liberia, Canas and Santa Cruz in the northwester part of the country and San Isidro de Perez Zeledon, in the southwester part of the country.
Its major editorial presence will have important editorial benefits for readers in northwester Indiana.
Many of the more successful Northwester brewers are coming out with a torrent of new products, just so they can give the consumer a new beer every month.
Outside the cafe where I go for the newspapers and some milk and fruit juice (in defiance of reports over the last fortnight about South Africans cleaning out supermakets to stock up for an expected siege, we have made provision for only our daily needs), a black man in blue overalls is struggling against the gusty northwester to get a cigarette going.
The sample consisted of 112 tenure-track faculty members of a major northwester university who volunteered to participate by responding to a mailed survey.
Hawaiian monk seals and sea turtle -- sightings and direct interactions with fishing operations in the Northwester Hawaiian Islands.
from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwester University and a B.
The regions in this forecast include American Samoa, Australia, Chuuk, Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Hawaii, Howland and Baker, Indonesia, Jarvis Island, Johnston Atoll, Kiribati, Kosrae, Marshall Islands, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Northern Marianas, Northwester Hawaiian Islands, Palau, Palmyra Island, Ponhnpei, Samoa, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Wake Island, Wallis and Futuna and Yap.
In the meantime, the Syrian bombers stormed concentration centers of Jeish al-Fatah terrorists in the towns of Kafr Naboudeh and al-Lataminah in the Northwester territories of the province, which claimed the lives of several militants and destroyed their military hardware," they added.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): A roadside bomb exploded on the outskirts of Peshawar, the capital of Pakistan's northwester Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, on Friday morning, officials said.

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