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Western Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • a film about life in the western United States during the period of exploration and development
  • a sandwich made from a western omelet
  • lying toward or situated in the west; "our company''s western office"
  • of wind; from the west
  • lying in or toward the west
  • relating to or characteristic of regions of western parts of the world; "the Western Hemisphere"; "Western Europe"; "the Western Roman Empire"
  • of or characteristic of regions of the United States west of the Mississippi River; "a Western ranch"

Definitions from Wiktionary

  • a film about life in the western United States during the period of exploration and development ,
  • a sandwich made from a western omelet

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Western'

  • Western: Western may refer to: of the Western world, e.g. as in "Western society", "Western attitudes", etc. Western (genre), a category of fiction and visual
  • Western Christianity: Christian" redirects here. For the music genre, see Latin Christian music. Western Christianity consists of the Latin Church of the Catholic Church and a
  • Western (genre): "Westerns" redirects here. For other uses, see Western (disambiguation). The Western is a genre of various arts, such as comics, fiction, film, games
  • Western Region (Ghana): The Western Region is located in south Ghana, reaching from the western and eastern Ivory Coast border in the west to the Central region in the east,
  • Space Western: Space Frontier Foundation. Space Western is a subgenre of science fiction which uses the themes and tropes of Westerns within science fiction stories.
  • Department of Environment and Conservation (Western Australia): Environment and Conservation (DEC) was a department of the Government of Western Australia that was responsible for implementing the state's conservation
  • Western Star: Western Star or The Western Star may refer to: Western Star Trucks, an American manufacturer of commercial trucks Western Star (train), a passenger train
  • Western Mail (Western Australia): The Western Mail, or Western Mail, was the name of two weekly newspapers published in Perth, Western Australia. The first Western Mail was published
  • Mid West (Western Australia): one of the nine regions of Western Australia. It is a sparsely populated region extending from the west coast of Western Australia, about 200 km north
  • Western Front: Western Front may refer to: Western Front (World War I), a military frontier to the west of Germany Western Front (World War II), a military frontier

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'Western' example sentence in quotations

* Science has done more for the development of western civilization in one hundred years than Christianity did in eighteen hundred years. - John Burroughs

* You shall go with me, newly-married bride,And gaze upon a merrier multitude.White-armed Nuala, Aengus of the Birds,Feachra of the hurtling form, and himWho is the ruler of the Western Host,Finvara, and their Land of Heart's Desire.Where beauty has no ebb, decay no flood,But joy is wisdom, time an endless song. - William Butler Yeats

* (On Western civilization) I think it would be a good idea. - Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

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