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Synonyms for north-west

to, toward, or in the northwest

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She had a hundred and sixty-eight hours in which to reach Bombay, and the sea was favourable, the wind being in the north-west, and all sails aiding the engine.
The wind, being in that cold quarter the north-west, blew nearly in our faces as we went.
However, having a fresh gale, I stretched across this eddy, slanting north-west; and in about an hour came within about a mile of the shore, where, it being smooth water, I soon got to land.
For Britain and France and Italy had declared war upon Germany and outraged Swiss neutrality; India, at the sight of Asiatic airships, had broken into a Hindoo insurrection in Bengal and a Mohametan revolt hostile to this in the North-west Provinces--the latter spreading like wildfire from Gobi to the Gold Coast--and the Confederation of Eastern Asia had seized the oil wells of Burmha and was impartially attacking America and Germany.
Bert saw nothing then of the second fleet of the Asiatics, though probably that was coming into sight of the Germans at the time, in the north-west.
A key part of the Chancellor and Prime Minister s long term economic plan for the north-west is to support businesses to grow and create jobs, as well as to sell more to overseas markets, so during today s visit the Chancellor took the opportunity to congratulate Farmhouse Biscuits on the success it had achieved in all these areas.
It aims to secure a competitive base of world-class small firms in the North-West aerospace sector, by driving forward key priorities including skills provision and innovation.
Supply of transformer substations for the needs of JSC "IDGC of the North-West" "Arkhenergo"
According to research carried out to mark Energy Saving Week, people from the north-west region are "green master minds".
Reconstruction of distribution networks in Archangelsk for redundancy of supply centers (Building 10 kV 110/10 kV number 66 "Lomonosov" to the TP-440 in district 6) for the needs of JSC "IDGC of the North-West" - "Arkhenergo "(JSC" IDGC of North-West "Location: Russia, 188300, Leningrad Region, Gatchina, Sobornaya str., d.
THE appointment of another Manchester MP, Phil Woolas, as Minister for the North-West, neatly sums up government policy toward the Liverpool city region.
It is shameful that the Conservatives would abolish this agency when it is doing such good work for the North-West. But this is not their only harmful policy for our region.
Transportation services (Southern Electric, SES, WEC, IA) for the needs of JSC "MRSC of North-West" "Komi" (JSC "MRSC of North-West" Location: Russia, 188300, Leningrad Region, Gatchina c.
The survey highlights upbeat trends in perceptions about the north-west of England, with Liverpool, Chester, Manchester and the Lake District headlining the image table.
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