Definition of Western Hemisphere in English :

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Western Hemisphere meaning in English

Meaning of Western Hemisphere in English

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Western Hemisphere pronunciation in English

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Western Hemisphere

see synonyms of western hemisphere

Noun

1. new world, occident, western hemisphere

the hemisphere that includes North America and South America

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Western Hemisphere

see synonyms of western hemisphere
noun (often capitals)
1. 
that half of the globe containing the Americas, lying to the west of the Greenwich or another meridian
2. 
the lands contained in this, esp the Americas

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Western Hemisphere

see synonyms of western hemisphere
that half of the earth which includes North & South America

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Western Hemisphere

see synonyms of western hemisphere
The half of the earth west of the Prime Meridian. The Western Hemisphere is often defined more narrowly as including just North America, Central America, and South America.

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