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Adj.1.north-central - being in or of a region of the United States generally including states of the upper Mississippi valley and Great Lakes region lying north of the Ohio River and the southern boundaries of Kansas and Missouri and between the western boundary of Pennsylvania and the eastern boundaries of Montana and Wyoming and Colorado
northern - situated in or coming from regions of the north; "the northern hemisphere"; "northern autumn colors"
2.north-central - situated in the northern part of a centrally located area in some geographical region; "the north-central part of Russia"
north - situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north; "artists like north light"; "the north portico"
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A group in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state, Save Kwara Group (SKG) has decried alleged marginalisation of the North-Central zone by the APC-led Federal Government in appointment to key political positions.
Femi Gabjabiamila, formally joined the race, the North-Central zone also put its foot forward for the prime position, arguing that the zone has never produced Speaker or Deputy Speaker since the return of civil rule in 1999.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 2 (ANI): Priya Dutt, daughter of late veteran actor Sunil Dutt, who is contesting from Mumbai North-Central Lok Sabha seat on a Congress ticket, claimed that both democracy and Constitution are presently in "danger".
Several spells of showers can be expected in Northern, North-central, Uva and Eastern provinces and in Hambanthota district.
The Omineca Group of 9 claim blocks (see map) lie in the Omineca Mining Division of north-central British Columbia, approximately 150 km north of Fort St.
In the article titled "Evaluating Linkages between Atmospheric Blocking Patterns and Heavy Rainfall Events across the North-Central Mississippi River Valley for Different ENSO Phases" [1], there was an error in the Acknowledgments section, which should be corrected as follows:
North Central, headquartered in Ipswich, S.D., was established in 1915 and today has operations at 22 locations that serve more than 2,400 member-owners in north-central South Dakota and south-central North Dakota.
A closer look behind a prominent promotion This Week: Tom Dame, local bank president for Arvest Bank in North-Central Arkansas
Thus, the poorest regions in Bulgaria a and in the EU a Bulgaria's Severozapaden (Northwestern) and Severen-Tsentralen (North-central) have contracted substantially less EU money for public projects per capita than has the Yugozapaden (Southwestern) Region, which includes the capital Sofia.
The first call to tender concerns concession of four plots of lands located in north-central tourist pole inside the tourist expansion zone (ZET) based in Bordj El Bahri, eastern suburb of Algiers.
He found that in parts of north-central Alaska, the lakes point almost parallel to the prevailing winds, not perpendicular to them--a strike against wind-spawned currents as the major cause of lake growth.
In both studies, subjects from southern regions had a higher HAV prevalence than those from north-central regions.

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