Definitions

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  • proper n. The northeastern states of the United States.
  • proper n. The northeastern counties of England including Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, Teesside and Durham.
  • proper n. The northeastern part of any region.

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Examples

  • This places a second upper-level ridge (follow the purple line) across the South and Southeast (more subtle, beneath the arrow in the image above) which leads to a storm track that forces low pressure systems to track to the northeast towards the Ohio Valley and Great Lakes Region before reforming off the Northeast coast.

    A detailed look at this winter's biggest players

  • NORTHEAST CHILDREN'S ZONE -- Initiative that aims to recreate the Harlem Children's Zone in Northeast gets $500,000 federal grant, Bill Turque reports: Parkside-Kenilworth is one of 21 communities nationwide that received a total of $10 million in seed money to help duplicate Geoffrey Canada's Harlem initiative, designed to provide a seamless web of social and educational services for low-income children and families from birth through college.

    DeMorning DeBonis: Sept. 22, 2010

  • The system was expected to crawl northeast throughout the day, pushing snow and freezing rain into the Northeast and New England.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • But a low pressure system to the northeast could continue pushing some light moisture over the extreme Northeast and allow for light snow.

    The Seattle Times

  • Otter Creek Park is on the northeast corner of the intersection of Northeast 36th Street and Northeast Delaware Avenue.

    Photos - DesMoinesRegister.com

  • This low pressure system was moving to the northeast off the Carolinas, advancing Sunday toward the Northeast.

    StarTribune.com rss feed

  • NORTHEAST: For GOP, Bad Gets Worse in Northeast (WaPo) print share

    Midterm Roundup

  • As we move into the - Caribbean international, by the way, because we also categorize international liquidity in Mexico, Central America, as well as South America, Bermuda, as an example as well, starts to look like 20\% of the capacity and a large part of the capacity up and down from the northeast down to Florida obviously, and the percent of short haul that we have, whether it's in the Northeast or whether it's out on the west coast.

    pfblogs.org: The Ad-Free Personal Finance Blogs Aggregator

  • To me a 100 whitetail, taken on public land in the Northeast is a serious trophy.

    How Big Can They Get?

  • Project ACCESS is funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and is being offered at two urban K-8 schools in Northeast Philadelphia.

    Practicum Training

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