the northeast

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the Northeast

Definition of the northeast

  1. :  the northeastern part of a country or region A mountain range is in the northeast of the country.

Word by Word Definitions

northeastplay
  1. :  to, toward, or in the northeast

  1. :  coming from the northeast

    :  situated toward or at the northeast

  1. :  the general direction between north and east

    :  the point midway between the north and east compass points

    :  regions or countries lying to the northeast of a specified or implied point of orientation


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