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northerly

adjective  /ˈnɔr·ðər·li/ us  
toward or near the north: a northerly route
Translations of “northerly”
in Korean 북쪽에 있는, 북쪽을 향한…
in Arabic بِاتجاه الشمال…
in Portuguese do/para o norte…
in Catalan del/cap al nord…
in Japanese 北の, 北への…
in Italian settentrionale, del nord…
in Chinese (Traditional) 向北的, 在北方的…
in Russian северный…
in Turkish kuzeyde, kuzeye doğru, kuzeye ait…
in Chinese (Simplified) 向北的, 在北方的…
in Polish północny, z północy…
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