north-south direction

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Noun1.north-south direction - in a direction parallel with lines of longitude
direction, way - a line leading to a place or point; "he looked the other direction"; "didn't know the way home"
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8: preparation of technical specifications for the next phase of the north-south direction.
For cultivation of the young plants, dad used a one-horse, one-row walking cultivator, going first in the north-south direction and then in the east-west direction.
Its construction will facilitate transport flows in the North-South direction and will help to overcome the imbalances in the economic development of North and South Bulgaria," the regional minister explained.
Students occasionally employed a portrait orientation in constructing their maps, which results in the shape of the United States being compacted on an east-west plane with the West Coast being elongated in a north-south direction.
The north-south direction confuses people, many people are not able to point out which is south and which is north while driving.
Ghulam Muhammed and Abdul Kadir emerged on top from North-South direction, after a very hard battle, where Roshan Bokhari and Qudsia Dossa and Gulzar Bilal-Hasan Askari, put up very spirited fight and gave them very tough time.
The Sierra Madre is the longest mountain range in the country running in the north-south direction from Cagayan up north to Quezon in the south.
KARACHI: Competing from North-South direction fancied pair of Bilal Gulzar and Masood Mazhar clinched the inaugural Ehsan Abbasi Memorial Pairs Bridge Tournament here at the Aslam Hall on Friday evening.
The Maldives is located in the Indian Ocean, consisting of 1,192 coral islands grouped in a double chain of 26 atolls, along the north-south direction.
Increase students' views of outdoors with one 12-ft long central window along the rear wall, with all classroom windows facing in the north-south direction, with solar shades.
Abstract: The aim of this study was to compare with the measured inner air temperature and relative humidity values and the simulated values determined with Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) in the naturally ventilated gable-roofed single glass greenhouse located North-South direction, having 45o and 90deg window spans and under no cultivation.
Generated by lightning as it strikes the earth, the radio waves are propagated back and forth in the atmosphere of the earth, in a north-south direction.