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northern hemisphere

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishnorthern hemisphereˌnorthern ˈhemisphere, Northern Hemisphere noun   the northern hemisphere
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northern hemisphereMile after mile, country after country, the sun ripens grass stems and seeds across the northern hemisphere.Atmospheric carbon dioxide in the northern hemisphere is increasing measurably.Levels in the northern hemisphere were 9 percent below normal in December 1992 and 11-12 percent below normal in April.The mammals of the northern hemisphere have a quite different way of going about things.This would help ensure the poorer countries did not repeat the environmental mistakes of the northern hemisphere as they pursued economic development.For many months there was a very stable weather pattern affecting most of the northern hemisphere.They are laid as eggs in river tributaries all over the northern hemisphere.
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