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north·ward

northward

 
pronunciation:
north wrd [or] nor thrd
parts of speech:
adverb, adjective
part of speech: adverb
definition: toward the north.
They travelled northward across the Arctic.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: in, at, facing, or moving toward the north.
The northward lane of the highway is open.
derivation: northwards (adv.)