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north
nɔːrθ
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north.
(名) As a noun
  1. A location in the northern part of a country, region, or city.
  2. The cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees.
  3. The direction in which a compass needle points.
  4. The direction corresponding to the northward cardinal compass point.
  5. The United States (especially the northern states during the American Civil War).
  6. The region of the United States lying to the north of the Mason-Dixon line.
  7. British statesman under George III whose policies led to rebellion in the American colonies (1732-1792).
(副) As an adverb
  1. North.
Hyphenationnorth
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (副) adverb
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北方běifāngnorth; the northern part a country; China north of the Yellow River
běinorth; to be defeated (classical)
向北方xiàngběi fāngnorthwardly
北边běibiānnorth; north side; northern part; to the north of
北面běimiànnorthern side; north
shuòbeginning; first day of lunar month; north
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