the region of land and water surrounding the North Pole.
noun 1. Geography. the end of the earth’s axis of rotation, marking the northernmost point on the earth. 2. Astronomy. the point at which the extended axis of the earth cuts the northern half of the celestial sphere, about 1° from the North Star; the north celestial pole. 3. (lowercase) the pole of a magnet […]
[nawrth-pawrt, -pohrt] /ˈnɔrθˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrt/ noun 1. a town in central Alabama.
- North east lincolnshire
/ˈlɪŋkənˌʃɪə; -ʃə/ noun 1. a unitary authority in E England, in Lincolnshire: formerly (1974–96) part of the county of Humberside. Pop: 157 400 (2003 est). Area: 192 sq km (74 sq miles)
- North Rhine-Westphalia
[rahyn-west-fey-lee-uh, -feyl-yuh] /ˈraɪn wɛstˈfeɪ li ə, -ˈfeɪl yə/ noun 1. a state in W Germany; formerly a part of Rhine province. 13,154 sq. mi. (34,070 sq. km). Capital: Düsseldorf. noun 1. a state of W Germany: formed in 1946 by the amalgamation of the Prussian province of Westphalia with the N part of the Prussian […]