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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A wind that blows toward the south adj. - Situated in or oriented away from the south adv. - In a certain direction.

Usage examples (36)
  • More generally these winds are classified as northerly or southerly.
  • Thus, a wind from the north blowing toward the south is called a northerly wind.
  • Again a site on the shores of James Bay seems like a very odd inclusion as a South site, if it is, as its climate would be far more "northerly" than Gotland or Jaemtland.
  • Pierrefeu takes a northerly direction up the valley of the for more
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