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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An American who lives in a certain region of the U.S. (especially during the American Civil War).

Usage examples (37)
  • He is a tall, thin Chinese northerner with a pockmarked face.
  • The northerner was a hundred feet away and widening the gap.
  • I'm a northerner, I'm used to being cold, not hot.
  • And Rollant saw he'd troubled the captured northerner. for more
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