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Farthest north.
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(ˈnɔːðənˌməʊst) ,




situated or occurring farthest north
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(ˈnɔr ðərnˌmoʊst)

farthest north.
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Adj.1.northernmost - situated farthest north; "Alaska is our northernmost state"
north - situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north; "artists like north light"; "the north portico"
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[ˈnɔːðənməʊst] ADJmás septentrional, más al norte
the northernmost town in Europela ciudad más al norte or más septentrional de Europa
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[ˈnɔːrðərnməʊst] adj [tip] → septentrional(e); [part] → le plus au nord(la)north-facing [ˌnɔːrθˈfeɪsɪŋ] adjexposé au nordNorth Korea nCorée f du NordNorth Korean
nNord-Coréen(ne) m/fNorth Pole n
the North Pole → le pôle NordNorth Sea n
the North Sea → la mer du NordNorth Sea gas n (British)gaz m naturel de la mer du NordNorth Sea oil npétrole m de la mer du NordNorth Vietnam nVietnam m du NordNorth Vietnamese
nNord-Vietnamien(ne) m/f
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adj areanördlichste(r, s)
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[ˈnɔːðənˌməʊst] adj(il/la) più a nord
the northernmost town in Europe → la città più a nord dell'Europa
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(noːθ) noun
1. the direction to the left of a person facing the rising sun, or any part of the earth lying in that direction. He faced towards the north; The wind is blowing from the north; I used to live in the north of England.
2. (also N) one of the four main points of the compass.
1. in the north. on the north bank of the river.
2. from the direction of the north. a north wind.
towards the north. The stream flows north.
ˈnortherly (-ðə-) adjective
1. (of a wind etc) coming from the north. a northerly breeze.
2. looking, lying etc towards the north. in a northerly direction.
ˈnorthern (-ðən) adjective
of the north or the North.
ˈnortherner (-ðə-) noun
a person who lives, or was born, in a northern region or country.
ˈnorthernmost (-ðən-) adjective
being furthest north. the northernmost point of the coast.
ˈnorthward adjective
towards the north. in a northward direction.
ˈnorthward(s) adverb
towards the north. They were travelling northwards.
ˈnorthbound adjective
travelling northwards. the northbound railway-line.
ˌnorth-ˈeast / ˌnorth-ˈwest nouns, adjective
(in or from) the direction midway between north and east or north and west, or any part of the earth lying in that direction. the north-east counties; a north-west wind.
towards the north-east or north-west. The building faces north-west.
ˌnorth-ˈeasterly / ˌnorth-ˈwesterly adjective
1. (of a wind etc) coming from the north-east or north-west. a north-easterly wind.
2. looking, lying etc towards the north-east or north-west. a north-westerly direction.
ˌnorth-ˈeastern / ˌnorth-ˈwestern adjective
of the north-east or north-west.
the North Pole
the northern end of the imaginary line through the earth, round which it turns.
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