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southbound

[ south-bound ]
/ ˈsaʊθˌbaʊnd /
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adjective

traveling southward.
pertaining to southward travel.

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Origin of southbound

First recorded in 1880–85; south + -bound2
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British Dictionary definitions for southbound

southbound
/ (ˈsaʊθˌbaʊnd) /

adjective

going or leading towards the south
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