the half of the earth between the North Pole and the equator.
noun (often capitals)
that half of the globe lying north of the equator
(astronomy) that half of the celestial sphere north of the celestial equator
The northern half of the Earth’s surface; the half north of the equator.
noun 1. .
noun 1. a political division of the United Kingdom, in the NE part of the island of Ireland. 5238 sq. mi. (13,565 sq. km). Capital: Belfast. noun 1. that part of the United Kingdom occupying the NE part of Ireland: separated from the rest of Ireland, which became independent in law in 1920; remained part […]
- Northern isles
plural noun 1. Orkney and Shetland
[nawr-th er-nahyz] /ˈnɔr ðərˌnaɪz/ verb (used with object), Northernized, Northernizing. (sometimes lowercase) 1. to make northern; impart qualities considered typical of the North, especially of the northern part of U.S.