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It might come down to which team wins the North, a situation that currently leans towards Toronto and thus favors Matthews.Auston Matthews, Connor McDavid lead the NHL MVP race|Neil Greenberg|February 26, 2021|Washington Post
High temperatures may range from near 50 north to near 60 south.D.C.-area forecast: Clouds increase today, with rain odds up starting tonight|A. Camden Walker|February 26, 2021|Washington Post
Monahan also said the Park Police decided to erect a fence on the north end of Lafayette Square, and “there is 100 percent zero correlation between our operation and the president’s visit to the church.”Pamela Smith named chief of U.S. Park Police|Tom Jackman|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
Sandra Nelson, whose family lives in a priority Zip code just north of Petworth, said she and two friends tried multiple times Thursday morning to register her husband, Jack Nelson, who has diabetes, for a vaccine appointment.D.C. vaccine registrations freeze up, then fill up on first day for residents with underlying conditions|Antonio Olivo, Lola Fadulu, Michael Brice-Saddler|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
Sightseeing highlightsWith twisting rivers throughout and mountains to the north overlooking the village, Pelican Town is a sight to behold.Five sensational vacation destinations from the virtual worlds of video games|Shelly Tan, Elise Favis, Gene Park, Armand Emamdjomeh|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
According to Pew, 14 of the 20 countries in the Middle East and North Africa have blasphemy laws.In Defense of Blasphemy|Michael Tomasky|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
They took cover inside a print works to the north east of Paris, where they held a member of staff as a hostage.France Kills Charlie Hebdo Murderers|Nico Hines|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The new information consisted of Internet protocol addresses that Comey said are “exclusively used” by North Korea.
Current and former intelligence officials have said North Korea has long been a priority target for American spies.
There were also the fleshy remains of the seniors who migrated to Florida from all points north.Powerful Congressman Writes About ‘Fleshy Breasts’|Asawin Suebsaeng|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Between South and North, the probabilities of a serious, and no very distant rupture, are strong and manifest.
Two Battalions racing due North along the coast and foothills with levelled bayonets.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Turn we our backs to the cold gloomy north, to the wet windy west, to the dry parching east—on to the south!
This road ran north and south, and nearly in front of where he lay another road entered it, coming in from the west.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
From Canada on the north, to Texas on the south, the hot winds had laid the land seemingly bare.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
British Dictionary definitions for north (1 of 3)
Word Origin for north
British Dictionary definitions for north (2 of 3)
- of or denoting the northern part of a specified country, area, etc
- (as part of a name)North Africa