northernmost

adjective
north·​ern·​most | \ ˈnȯr-t͟hərn-ˌmōst How to pronounce northernmost (audio) , ˈnȯr-t͟hən- \

Definition of northernmost

: furthest to the north Ellesmere, situated 1,000 miles above the Arctic Circle, is the northernmost land in north America. The nearest tree grows 1,200 miles to the south…— Jim Brandenburg

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1577, in the meaning defined above

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“Northernmost.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/northernmost. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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northernmost

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: furthest to the north

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