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"northerly" in British English

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northerlyadjective

uk   /ˈnɔː.ðəl.i/  us   /ˈnɔːr.ðɚ.li/

northerlynoun [C]

uk   /ˈnɔː.ðəl.i/  us   /ˈnɔːr.ðɚ.li/
a ​wind that comes from the ​north
(Definition of northerly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"northerly" in American English

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northerlyadjective

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