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also North·land  (nôrth′lănd′, -lənd)
A region in the north of a country or an area.

north′land′er n.
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1. (Placename) a native or inhabitant of the peninsula containing Norway and Sweden
2. (Placename) (in Canada) a native or inhabitant of the far north
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His cabinet colleague, Finance Minister and Nipissing MPP Vic Fedeli, recently vowed his government stands behind a campaign promise to restore the former Northlander service during this term.
Thrush has been nominated for Best Performance by an Alberta Actress for The Northlander and for the Blackstone episode "Beginning of the End." She is competing against four others including Jordyn White, also nominated for Blackstone.
Hedge fund, Northlander Commodity Advisors LLC, has hired an executive.
Cam Ferguson was second, while shearing legend David Fagan, the 16-time Golden Shears champion, took fourth behind Northlander Rowland Smith.
The fire at the former Northlander Manufacturing building, 617 Main St., was reported shortly before 6 p.m.
In the service and self-service meat and seafood cases, just about everything is "value-added." There's Parmesan and coconut-crusted tilapia, beef and chicken kabobs, mushroom/Swiss and bacon/cheddar patties, chicken Cordon Bleu, Parmesan-coated chicken breast, Northlander brats and Stoddard's cooked brats.
He initiated a monthly publication, the Northlander, a vehicle for the post-World War II continuation of Nazi racial theories.
When I first received "Northlander" I thought that it would be a history book about some place called Northland.
The old Northlander name would be replaced with a revitalized service called the Northeast Lynx.
The old Northlander name is being banished to history to be replaced with a revitalized service called the Northeast Lynx.
Five years after Queen's Park axed the Northlander train running between Cochrane and Toronto, the founder of a grassroots group seeking its return is taking his message to provincial politicians who will be vying for votes next year.
Those include restoration of the Toronto-Cochrane Northlander and rerouting VIA Rail's transcontinental Canadian to the CP main line on Lake Superior's North Shore.
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