Examples of northeastern in a Sentence
the northeastern corner of the state
Recent Examples of northeastern from the Web
Grann’s expertly crafted narrative begins in the 1870s, when the Osage were driven off their land in southeastern Kansas and relocated to a seemingly even more worthless plot in northeastern Oklahoma.
Hazel Jarrell, who is 104 years old, was a member of the class of 1932 at Canton Township High School, the first graduating class at the school now known as Canton South High School in northeastern Ohio.
What has largely been a distant threat to many countries in the West has been a matter of life and death in the northeastern corner of the European Union.
Toshiba has been involved in the design of 17 reactors in Japan, including two at Fukushima Dai-ichi plant, whose reactors sank into meltdowns after the March 2011 tsunami in northeastern Japan.
Teams from northeastern Connecticut, as well as Massachusetts and Rhode Island, set up camp for the weekend.
Jon, who grew up in northeastern Iowa and landed here in the summer of 1991, is a worthy guide who’s helped lead tours of Japanese up the mountain.
A tornado watch was in effect for more than a dozen northeastern Illinois counties until 8 p.m. Friday.
A typical route might run from Kranjska Gora in northwest Slovenia down to Duino on the Adriatic coast in northeastern Italy, although there are many other options.
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Before 12th Century
First Known Use of northeastern
before 12th century
NORTHEASTERN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of northeastern for English Language Learners
: located in or toward the northeast
: of or relating to the northeast
NORTHEASTERN Defined for Kids
Definition of northeastern for Students
1 often cap : of, relating to, or like that of the Northeast northeastern forests
2 : lying toward or coming from the northeast the northeastern corner of the state
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