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northward

nawrth werd

  • n  the cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees
  • s  moving toward the north
    the northward flow of traffic
  • r  in a northern direction

  • The Southern Chinese area dominated by three groups of "Chinese Nationalists'' was extended northward last week by the advance of their several armies toward Peking.
  • If birds are already responding to climate change and shifting northward, it's more evidence that temperatures are on the rise and that global warming is not just a problem for .
  • There, Lake Victoria flows northward to form the White Nile, whose waters boil over the majestic Murchison (now Kabalega) Falls at the start of their long journey to the .
News & Articles

  • NoDa neighborhood to receive new 340-unit condo complex
    Long before Charlotte's Light Rail line is extended to northward, it is already attracting development. On Wednesday a groundbreaking ceremony will be held in NoDa for a new apartment complex. There's no question the prospect of a light rail stop nearby helped make it happen. "That was a huge factor, " said John Bell with the development company Guest Partners. "The fact that we're coming is ...
    June 10, 2013 - WSOC-TV Charlotte
  • The calm after the storm
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. --I'm meteorologist Mike Prangley. Showers and storms are firing up right on cue. If there is good news it looks like we have had enough cloud cover to keep most of the storms below our severe weather threshold. But be careful of ponding on roadways and lightning. I will have your two minute advantage at 6, 6:30 and 11 p.m. Storms will generally move northward at 10-15 mph.
    June 10, 2013 - First Coast News
  • Increasing showers & storms through late day
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. --I'm meteorologist Mike Prangley. Showers and storms are firing up right on cue. If there is good news it looks like we have had enough cloud cover to keep most of the storms below our severe weather threshold. But be careful of ponding on roadways and lightning. I will have your two minute advantage at 6, 6:30 and 11 p.m. Storms will generally move northward at 10-15 mph.
    June 9, 2013 - First Coast News
Quotes

  • Kishore Kumar in Times of India
    Market sentiment is upbeat after the IMF raised India's growth forecast. A recovery in global markets is also helping the local bourses to move northward,CNI Research CMD Kishore P Ostwal said.
  • Mark Zuckerberg in Science Daily (press release)
    They are indeed moving northward in their range boundaries,said researcher Benjamin Zuckerberg, whose Ph.D. dissertation included the study. "But the real signal came out with some of the northerly species that are more common in Canada...
  • Jim Kolbe in Seattle Times
    Certainly CAFTA doesn't fix all the problems facing Central America,said Rep. Jim Kolbe, R-Ariz. "But increased integration can only add jobs and help alleviate poverty, reduce the flow of migration northward and make the region more...

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