Nouns denoting spatial position

British West Africa
the former British territories of western Africa, including Nigeria, Cameroon, Gambia, Togo, Sierra Leone, and the Gold Coast
 
Groznyy
the capital of Chechnya in southwestern Russia; center of extensive oil fields
 
Sevastopol
a city in southern Ukraine on the Black Sea
 
market cross
a cross-shaped monument set up in the marketplace of a town where public business is often conducted
 
Gates of the Arctic National Park
a large national park in Alaska featuring the Great Mendenhall Glacier
 
Kaunas
a city in central Lithuania
 
Sault Sainte Marie
a town of southern Ontario opposite northern Michigan
 
Old World
the regions of the world that were known to Europeans before the discovery of the Americas
 
Main Street
any small town (or the people who inhabit it); generally used to represent parochialism and materialism (after a novel by Sinclair Lewis)
 
San Pablo
a town in western California to the north of Oakland on an arm of San Francisco Bay
 
school district
a district whose public schools are administered together
 
Cape Cod Canal
a canal connecting Cape Cod Bay with Buzzards Bay
 
Kingdom of Belgium
a monarchy in northwestern Europe; headquarters for the European Union and for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization
 
Solingen
a city in west central Germany noted for cutlery
 
Republic of Zimbabwe
a landlocked republic in south central Africa formerly called Rhodesia; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1980
 
Rangoon
the capital and largest city of Myanmar; located in the south near the Irrawaddy river delta
 
Pittsfield
a town in western Massachusetts
 
Visayan Islands
group of islands in the central Philippines
 
breadbasket
a geographic region serving as the principal source of grain
 
Joppa
a port in western Israel on the Mediterranean; incorporated into Tel Aviv in 1950
 
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