[nawrth-wes-ter-ner] /ˌnɔrθˈwɛs tər nər/
a native or inhabitant of the .
(initial capital letter) a native or inhabitant of the northwestern part of the U.S.
- North-West Frontier Province
[nawrth-west, -west] /ˈnɔrθˌwɛst, -ˈwɛst/ noun 1. a province in Pakistan, bordering Punjab and Kashmir on the west: a former province of British India. 28,773 sq. mi. (77,516 sq. km). Capital: Peshawar. noun 1. a province in N Pakistan between Afghanistan and Jammu and Kashmir: part of British India from 1901 until 1947; of strategic importance, […]
noun 1. See under . noun 1. a battle site on the Maumee River, near present-day Maumee, Ohio, where a confederation of Indian tribes (Northwest Indian Confederation) was defeated by Gen. Anthony Wayne (1794): state park.
(NWNET) Kochmer, J., and NorthWestNet, “The Internet Passport: NorthWestNets Guide to Our World Online”, NorthWestNet, Bellevue, WA, 1992.
noun 1. the act of Congress in 1787 providing for the government of the Northwest Territory and setting forth the steps by which its subdivisions might become states. A law passed in 1787 to regulate the settlement of the Northwest Territory, which eventually was divided into several states of the Middle West. The United States […]