northernmost northernmost  /ˈnɔr ðərn ˌmoʊst/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) situated farthest north

Usage(s):

  1. Over the next two days, we pass Europe's northernmost university, northernmost city, northernmost cathedral, golf course and Lion's Club.
  2. In his new book, 'Nordmeer', photographer Gueorgui Pinkhassov explores the northernmost reaches of the globe.
  3. Santikhiri, nestled in the upper slopes of Doi Mae Salong in the northernmost province of Chiang Rai, is the kind of place that time forgot.

News

  1. UN convoy finally reaches northernmost Myanmar

    A U.N.-led convoy of trucks in Myanmar has for the first time in nearly a year been allowed to deliver food and household supplies to areas beyond government control in the country's northernmost region. ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  2. UN convoy finally reaches northernmost Myanmar - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

    GENEVA (AP) - A U.N.-led convoy of trucks in Myanmar has for the first time in nearly a year been allowed to deliver food and household supplies to areas beyond government control in the northernmost part of the country.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Quincy Herald-Whig

  3. The Arting Life | Declassified Spy Outpost Lurks on the Dark Side of the Earth

    In 2011 Charles Stankievech hitched a ride to the Earth's northernmost settlement, a Canadian spy facility that used to spy on the Russians during the Cold War. The time-lapse photos he made there are haunting, beautiful and a meditation on ...        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Wired News

Quotes

  1. "All of us had previously travelled to remote places, destinations beyond those of even the most avid tourist. Yet here, at the northernmost reaches of the planet, we all experienced the exhilaration of being at places different from any we had seen...
    on Jan 11, 2008 By: Neil Armstrong Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. One reason would have been his opinion of Philadelphia as a racist town:Flood called it "the nation's northernmost southern city."
    on Mar 26, 2006 By: Curt Flood Source: OpEdNews

  3. Host Dick Clark wrote in his book Dick Clark's Bandstand: "Philadelphia in the mid-'50s was one of the northernmost 'southern' cities around. It's no surprise that Bandstand was an exclusively white show from its beginnings in 1952 to 1957. When...
    on Aug 18, 2009 By: Dick Clark Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

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