North

Primary Meanings of North

1.
n
the region of the United States lying to the north of the Mason-Dixon line
2.
n
British statesman under George III whose policies led to rebellion in the American colonies (1732-1792)
Full Definitions of North
1

n the region of the United States lying to the north of the Mason-Dixon line

Example of:
geographic area, geographic region, geographical area, geographical region
a demarcated area of the Earth

n the United States (especially the northern states during the American Civil War)

“the North's superior resources turned the scale”
Synonyms:
Union
Example of:
America, U.S., U.S.A., US, USA, United States, United States of America, the States
North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
2

n British statesman under George III whose policies led to rebellion in the American colonies (1732-1792)

Synonyms:
Frederick North, Second Earl of Guilford
Example of:
national leader, solon, statesman
a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs

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