Northernmost North"ern*most`, a. [Cf. {Northmost}.] Farthest north. [1913 Webster]

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  • northernmost — [nôr′thərn mōst΄] adj. farthest north …   English World dictionary

  • northernmost — [[t]nɔ͟ː(r)ðə(r)nmoʊst[/t]] ADJ SUPERL: usu ADJ n The northernmost part of an area or the northernmost place is the one that is further towards the north than any other. ...the northernmost tip of the British Isles... The Chablis vineyard is the… …   English dictionary

  • northernmost — adjective Farthest north. Alaska is the northernmost American state …   Wiktionary

  • northernmost — adj. Northernmost is used with these nouns: ↑reach …   Collocations dictionary

  • northernmost — nor|thern|most [ˈno:ðənməust US ˈno:rðərnmoust] adj furthest north ▪ the northernmost tip of the island …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • northernmost — north|ern|most [ nɔrðərn,moust ] adjective farthest north: the northernmost town on the island …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • northernmost — adjective furthest north: the northernmost tip of the island …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • northernmost — UK [ˈnɔː(r)ðə(r)nˌməʊst] / US [ˈnɔrðərnˌmoʊst] adjective furthest north the northernmost town on the island …   English dictionary

  • northernmost — northern ► ADJECTIVE 1) situated in, directed towards, or facing the north. 2) (usu. Northern) living in, coming from, or characteristic of the north. DERIVATIVES northernmost adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • northernmost — adjective situated farthest north Alaska is our northernmost state • Syn: ↑northmost • Similar to: ↑north …   Useful english dictionary

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