Words nearby northing
How to use northing in a sentence
It was found that the river had made its utmost northing in Queen Anne's Lake.
Well, keep as much northing as you can, sir, and I daresay you'll find her parted company.
On the 9th, the river fell off again to the westward, and we lost a good deal of the northing we had made the day before.
The most notable scientific accomplishment of the first voyage was the high northing made.Henry Hudson|Thomas A. Janvier
With increasing northing the days became shorter and the exhausted reindeer had to be replaced by dogs.True Tales of Arctic Heroism in the New World|Adolphus W. Greely
British Dictionary definitions for northing
- the distance northwards of a point from a given parallel indicated by the second half of a map grid reference
- a latitudinal grid lineCompare easting (def. 2)