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northward

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adverb or adjective north·ward \ˈnȯrth-wərd\

Definition of northward

  1. :  toward the north

northwards

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Before 12th Century

First Known Use of northward

before 12th century


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northward

noun north·ward

Definition of northward

  1. :  northward direction or part <sail to the northward>

14th Century

First Known Use of northward

14th century


NORTHWARD Defined for English Language Learners

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northward

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adverb or adjective north·ward \ˈnȯrth-wərd\

Definition of northward for English Language Learners

  • : toward the north


NORTHWARD Defined for Kids

northward

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adverb or adjective north·ward \ˈnȯrth-wərd\

Definition of northward for Students

  1. :  toward the north <The storm is moving northward.>


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