a province in W Netherlands. 1163 sq. mi. (3010 sq. km).
a province of the NW Netherlands, on the peninsula between the North Sea and IJsselmeer: includes the West Frisian Island of Texel. Capital: Haarlem. Pop: 2 573 000 (2003 est). Area: 2663 sq km (1029 sq miles) Dutch name Noordholland
[nawr-thing, -th ing] /ˈnɔr θɪŋ, -ðɪŋ/ noun, Navigation. 1. northward movement or deviation. 2. distance due made on any course tending northward. /ˈnɔːθɪŋ; -ðɪŋ/ noun 1. (nautical) movement or distance covered in a northerly direction, esp as expressed in the resulting difference in latitude 2. (astronomy) a north or positive declination 3. (cartography)
noun 1. the northernmost principal island of New Zealand. 44,281 sq. mi. (114,690 sq. km). noun 1. the northernmost of the two main islands of New Zealand. Pop: 3 087 200 (2004 est). Area: 114 729 sq km (44 297 sq miles)
- North island muttonbird
noun 1. (NZ) another name for grey-faced petrel
[kingz-tuh n, -toun, king-stuh n] /ˈkɪŋz tən, -ˌtaʊn, ˈkɪŋ stən/ noun 1. a town in S central Rhode Island.