North is a noun, adjective, or adverb indicating direction or geography.
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... The North Atlantic Current (also known as North Atlantic Drift and North Atlantic Sea Movement) is a powerful warm ocean current that continues the Gulf Stream northeast ... The other major branch continues north along the coast of northwestern Europe ... Driven by the global thermohaline circulation (THC), the North Atlantic Current is also often considered part of the wind-driven Gulf Stream which goes further east and north from the ...
More definitions of "north":
- (noun): The region of the United States lying north of the Mason-Dixon Line.
- (adj): Situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north.
Example: "Artists like north light"; "the north portico"
- (noun): British statesman under George III whose policies led to rebellion in the American colonies (1732-1792).
Synonyms: Frederick North, Second Earl of Guilford
- (adv): In a northern direction.
Example: "They earn more up north"; "Let's go north!"
Synonyms: to the north, in the north, northerly, northwards, northward
Famous quotes containing the word north:
“The pure products of America go crazymountain folk from Kentucky or the ribbed north end of Jersey with its isolate lakes and valleys, its deaf-mutes, thieves.”
—William Carlos Williams (18831963)
“It is the sea that whitens the roof.
The sea drifts through the winter air.
It is the sea that the north wind makes.
The sea is in the falling snow.
This gloom is the darkness of the sea.”
—Wallace Stevens (18791955)
“A brush had left a crooked stroke
Of what was either cloud or smoke
From north to south across the blue;
A piercing little star was through.”
—Robert Frost (18741963)