southbound

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adjective south·bound \ˈsau̇th-ˌbau̇nd\

Examples of southbound in a sentence

  1. The southbound lanes are closed to traffic.

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First Known Use of southbound

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SOUTHBOUND Defined for English Language Learners

southbound

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adjective south·bound \ˈsau̇th-ˌbau̇nd\

Definition of southbound for English Language Learners

  • : going or heading south


SOUTHBOUND Defined for Kids

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adjective south·bound \ˈsau̇th-ˌbau̇nd\

Definition of southbound for Students

  1. :  going south <a southbound train>


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