Examples of northwestern in a Sentence
the northwestern corner of the state
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The family of seven gray wolves, known as the Shasta Pack, hasn’t been spotted since May 2016, although one of the pups was detected in northwestern Nevada in November 2016, the department said.
Individual communities might still harbor concerns about their local nuclear power plant, such as the debate on how best to store spent uranium from the shuttered San Onofre facility in northwestern San Diego County.
A report from the watchdog group that monitors the international chemical weapons treaty concluded Thursday that sarin, a deadly nerve agent, led to the deaths of more than 80 civilians in an April attack on Syria’s northwestern Idlib province.
A dolcetto from northwestern Italy would also work well, as would a fresh, restrained zinfandel.
Parkland, with its 30,000 population that’s a sixth of the size of Fort Lauderdale on the county’s northwestern fringe, doesn’t have a beach or a downtown.
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The 24-floor building of 120 one- and two-bedroom flats stood in the northwestern quarter of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea (RBKC).
For the past 30 years, the Kayapo communities—8,500 people who live on 11 million hectares in northwestern Brazil—have been increasingly exposed to the outside world, bringing major shifts in the tribe's social structure.
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First Known Use of northwestern
NORTHWESTERN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of northwestern for English Language Learners
: in, toward, or from the northwest
: of or relating to the northwest
NORTHWESTERN Defined for Kids
Definition of northwestern for Students
1 often cap : of, relating to, or like that of the Northwest northwestern wildflowers
2 : lying toward or coming from the northwest the northwestern part of the state
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