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English definition of “northern”

northern

adjective (also Northern)     /ˈnɔː.ðən/ US  /ˈnɔːr.ðɚn/ (written abbreviation N, US also No)
B1 in or from the north part of an area : northern Europe the Northern Hemisphere Points of the compassDirection of motion Grammar:East or eastern; north or northern?
(Definition of northern adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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