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archaic the north part of a country or the earth
[C17: contraction of north + land]


(ˈnɔrθ lənd, -ˌlænd)

1. a land or region in the north.
2. the northern part of a country.
[before 900]
north′land•er, n.
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Their estate was large, and their residence was at Norland Park, in the centre of their property, where, for many generations, they had lived in so respectable a manner as to engage the general good opinion of their surrounding acquaintance.
To him therefore the succession to the Norland estate was not so really important as to his sisters; for their fortune, independent of what might arise to them from their father's inheriting that property, could be but small.
The whole was tied up for the benefit of this child, who, in occasional visits with his father and mother at Norland, had so far gained on the affections of his uncle, by such attractions as are by no means unusual in children of two or three years old; an imperfect articulation, an earnest desire of having his own way, many cunning tricks, and a great deal of noise, as to outweigh all the value of all the attention which, for years, he had received from his niece and her daughters.
A VISITOR survey is being carried out to try to gauge what people think of Norland Moor.
Woods, of the Norland Hotel in Bath Street, Southport, ignored a prohibition notice from Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service banning any rooms on the first or second floors being rented to guests.
Katareanna Coen and Alainna Norland will graduate with a GPA of at least 4.
As executive director and senior economist of the CME Group, Norland is responsible for generating economic analysis on global financial markets by identifying emerging trends, evaluating economic factors and forecasting their impact on the CME Group and its business strategy, and upon those who engage in commodity markets.
TyFLyS (CyHAN)- The Secretary of the Council for Security and Crisis Management of Georgia Davit Sujashvili discussed cooperation in regional security during a meeting with US Ambassador Richard Norland, the press service of the Georgian government told Trend Jan.
Operator InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is collaborating with Norland College on the initiative as part of its children's programme, Planet Trekkers by InterContinental.
For the next two years, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts will partner with Norland College a name recognised all over the world as the mark of the highest quality nannies, Norland Nannies.
Elpida Tsatsaronis from the United States is the 1000th Flying Nanny to complete training, delivered in part by Norland College, at the Etihad Airways Innovation Training Academy in Abu Dhabi.
We are equally pleased with the exceptionally strong growth in our occupier outsourcing business, even before the benefit of the Norland acquisition.