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noose a loop that passes through a knot in the end of a rope or other line. When the rope is pulled, the loop becomes smaller.
nor used to introduce a negative statement, especially after a phrase using "neither." [2 definitions]
normal close to what is usual, average, or standard. [4 definitions]
normally in a normal way; to the usual degree. [2 definitions]
Norse of or having to do with ancient Scandinavia, or its people or languages; Scandinavian.
north the direction to the left of a person facing the rising sun. [6 definitions]
North America the third largest continent. North America is between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. It is in the Western Hemisphere.
North American of or having to do with North America, or its people or languages. [2 definitions]
North Carolina a state in the southeastern United States on the Atlantic Coast. Its capital is Raleigh. (abbreviated: NC)
North Dakota a state in the north central United States. Its capital is Bismarck. (abbreviated: ND)
northeast a point on the compass halfway between north and east. [4 definitions]
northeastern of, located in, or coming from the northeast.
northerly of or toward the north. [3 definitions]
northern in, to, from, or having to do with the north.
northerner (often capitalized) a person born or living in the northern part of a region.
Northern Hemisphere the half of the earth that is north of the equator.
Northern Ireland a division of the United Kingdom, in the northeastern part of the island of Ireland. Belfast is the capital of Northern Ireland.
northern lights see aurora borealis.
North Korea a country on the eastern coast of Asia. North Korea is also called the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. P'Yongyang is the capital of North Korea.
North Macedonia a country in southeastern Europe north of Greece. North Macedonia is also called the Republic of North Macedonia. Skopje is the capital of North Macedonia.
North Pole the point on the earth's surface that is farthest north. The North Pole is intersected by the northern end of the earth's axis.