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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (in or from the north)
a. northern
En la zona septentrional del país hará más frío que en el sur.It will be colder in the northern part of the country than in the south.
Los estados septentrionales se han unido a la rebelión en contra del gobierno central.The northern states have joined the rebellion against the central government.
b. north
La región septentrional de este estado es muy bonita.The north part of this state is quite lovely.
c. northerly
El viento septentrional trajo lluvia.The northerly wind brought rain.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. northern
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. northerner
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north; northern
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