Definition of northering in US English:

northering

noun

rare
  • The action of turning to the north.

adjective

rare, literary
  • That borders on or turns towards the north; northerly.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in Country Life. From norther + -ing<br>early 19th century; earliest use found in John Thelwall (1764–1834), political reformer and lecturer. From norther + -ing.

Pronunciation

northering

/ˈnɔːðərɪŋ/