Definition of 'northern hemisphere'
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The volcanic cloud gradually swept around the northern hemisphere as a thin veil of dust and acid. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The only northern hemisphere side to win a match against their southern counterparts last autumn. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In their most recent match against northern hemisphere opposition they were taken to the cleaners, bakers and butchers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is not speed of foot that the northern hemisphere have to match, they have sprint coaches and fitness coaches in that department. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The most rapid daylight loss runs from early August to early November in the northern hemisphere. Times, Sunday Times (2006)After an initial pang of indignation and a perfunctory defence of my northern hemisphere brethren I reckoned he had a point. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Such anomalies are absent from the northern hemisphere, suggesting something happened to change the planet's magnetic field in the distant past. Times, Sunday Times (2008)SAM wonders why World Cup teams from the northern hemisphere are underperforming. The Sun (2010)That's the last thing you want to hear when you're up on the takeoff platform of the longest zip wire in the northern hemisphere. The Sun (2013)They are still ahead of northern hemisphere teams but with the change of attitude that England showed there is no reason the gap can't be closed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
She took us down twice by lander to the uninhabited islands in the Northern Hemisphere where her station was. THE BIRTHDAY OF THE WORLD (2002)
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