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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.
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.
The earthquake was located on the territory of Kyrgyzstan in Aksy district of Jalal-Abad region, 6 km north-west of the village of Ak-Tam, 7 km north-west of the village of Sogot, 13 km south-west of the village of Kashka-Suu and Jany-Ail, 18 km north-west of the village of Kirby, 20 km north-west of the village of Ak-Korgon," the statement said.
FSUE RTRS branch "Arkhangelsk Regional Broadcasting Center") "for the needs of JSC" IDGC North-West "" Arkhenergo "(JSC" IDGC North-West ", Russia, 196247, St.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-January 9, 2015-Prime Minister and the Chancellor of the Exchequer establish long-term economic plan for north-west
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 9, 2015-Prime Minister and the Chancellor of the Exchequer establish long-term economic plan for north-west
Detective Superintendent Lee Halstead said: "The primary function of the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit is to protect the communities of the north-west from serious organised crime.
All operations will be coordinated by the newly-created North West Air Operations Group, which will be based at the Highways Agency's north-west regional control centre, in Newton-le-Willows.
PESHAWAR, March 20, 2010 (Balochistan Times): The Provincial Motor Vehicles (North-West Frontier Province) Amendment Bill-2010 have been passed by the Provincial Assembly of North-West Frontier Province and assented to by the Governor of the North-West Frontier Province has been published as an Act of the Provincial Legislature of the North-West Frontier Province.
The CWLH redevelopment project will also take in additional oil production from the Cossack, Wanaea, Lambert and Hermes fields, located offshore north-west Western Australia.
The third highest ranking region fluctuated during the quarter between the North-West, Midlands and Wales, with the North-West fractionally higher in most weeks.
The cheapest cars were found in the North-east and North-west.
THE Broadcasting Commission of Ireland yesterday welcomed a High Court ruling to uphold its decision to award a radio licence in the north-west region to North West Broadcasting Ltd.
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