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Definition of north adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

      

    north

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//nɔːθ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//nɔːrθ//
     
    [only before noun]
     
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  1. 1  (abbreviation N, No.) in or towards the north North London the north bank of the river
  2. 2  a north wind blows from the north compare northerly
  3. Word Origin Old English, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch noord and German nord.
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