Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The northerly section of a state in the United States.
  • adverb & adjective To, from, or in the northerly section of a state.

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  • adjective US of the northern section of a state
  • adverb US to, or from the northern section of a state

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  • adverb in or toward the northern parts of a state

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