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noria a wheel fitted with buckets around the rim, used to lift water, as from a river to an irrigation ditch, esp. in Spain and the Orient.
norm a model or standard, esp. one that is generally accepted or followed. [2 definitions]
normal conforming to a standard, pattern, or general average, or to what is expected; usual; regular. [4 definitions]
normalcy the character or condition of being normal; normality.
normal distribution function a function that represents statistical data as a symmetrical bell-shaped curve; Gaussian distribution function.
normalize to cause to conform to or return to a normal state. [2 definitions]
normally in a normal way; to the usual degree. [2 definitions]
normal school formerly, a two-year school that trained high school graduates to be elementary school teachers.
Norman a member of the Scandinavian people who conquered Normandy in the tenth century. [5 definitions]
Norman Conquest the conquest of England by the Normans, led by William the Conqueror, in 1066.
Normandy a French province on the English Channel.
Norman French the people of mixed Scandinavian and French ancestry who invaded England in 1066, or their language as used in Normandy and England. [2 definitions]
normative of, pertaining to, or prescribing a law, standard, or norm, esp. with regard to correctness in speaking, writing, or behavior.
Norse of or pertaining to Norway, esp. ancient Norway, or its people, culture, language, or the like; Norwegian. [5 definitions]
Norseman a member of one of the ancient Scandinavian peoples, esp. of Norway or its colonies; Northman.
north the direction to the left of a person facing the rising sun. [6 definitions]
North Africa the African countries bordering the Mediterranean, from Morocco through most of Egypt.
North America the northern continent in the Western Hemisphere, lying between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
North American of or having to do with North America, or its people or languages. [2 definitions]
northbound going toward the north.
North Carolina a southeastern U.S. state on the Atlantic coast between Virginia and South Carolina. (abbr.: NC)