south


south
sul

English-Portuguese dictionary of military terminology. 2014.

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  • South — is one of cardinal directions and is opposite to the north. By Western convention, the bottom side of a map is south; the southern direction has azimuth or bearing of 180°.True south is the direction towards the southern end of the axis about… …   Wikipedia

  • South — South, a. Lying toward the south; situated at the south, or in a southern direction from the point of observation or reckoning; proceeding toward the south, or coming from the south; blowing from the south; southern; as, the south pole. At the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • South — (?; by sailors sou), n. [OE. south, su[thorn], AS. s[=u][eth] for sun[eth]; akin to D. zuid, OHG. sund, G. s[ u]d, s[ u]den, Icel. su[eth]r, sunnr, Dan. syd, s[ o]nden, Sw. syd, s[ o]der, sunnan; all probably akin to E. sun, meaning, the side… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • South — South, adv. 1. Toward the south; southward. [1913 Webster] 2. From the south; as, the wind blows south. Bacon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • South — South, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Southed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Southing}.] 1. To turn or move toward the south; to veer toward the south. [1913 Webster] 2. (Astron.) To come to the meridian; to cross the north and south line; said chiefly of the moon; as …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • south — I. adverb Etymology: Middle English, from Old English sūth; akin to Old High German sund south and probably to Old English sunne sun Date: before 12th century 1. to, toward, or in the south < a house facing south > 2. into a state of decline or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • South — biographical name Robert 1634 1716 English clergyman …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • South Dakota locations by per capita income — South Dakota is the forty fourth richest state in the United States of America, with a per capita income of $17,562 (2000).# Cottonwood town, South Dakota $79,000 # Naples town, South Dakota $78,450 # Camp Crook town, South Dakota $30,178 #… …   Wikipedia

  • South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands — South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands …   Wikipedia

  • South India — South Indian redirects here. For other uses, see South Indian (disambiguation). South India …   Wikipedia

  • South America — is a continent of the Americas, situated entirely in the Western Hemisphere and mostly in the Southern Hemisphere, with a relatively small portion in the Northern Hemisphere. It is bordered on the west by the Pacific Ocean and on the north and… …   Wikipedia


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