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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: Weston (disambiguation). Western may refer to: of the Western world, e.g. as in "Western society", "Western attitudes", etc. Western (genre), a category
  • Western Christianity: Christian" redirects here. For the music genre, see Latin Christian music. Western Christianity consists of the Latin Church of the Catholic Church as well
  • Western (genre): "Westerns" redirects here. For other uses, see Western (disambiguation). The Western is a genre of various arts, such as film, television, radio,
  • Western Front: Western Front may refer to: Similar military frontiers which formed to the west of Germany during World War I and World War II Western Front (World War
  • Western Naval Command: The Western Naval Command is a formation of the Indian Navy. It has its HQ in Mumbai, Maharashtra and is commanded by Vice-Admiral Anil Chopra. The
  • 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 world: uses, see Western World (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Western Hemisphere. See also: Western culture The Western world, also
  • 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,
  • 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
  • Government of Western Australia: of Western Australia is prescribed in its Constitution, which dates from 1890, although it has been amended many times since then. Since 1901 Western Australia

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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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  • Western Alliance Bancorporation Announces First Quarter 2015 Earnings Release Date, Conference Call and Webcast
    Western Alliance Bancorporation announced today that it plans to release its first quarter 2015 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, April 16, 2015. Chairman and CEO Robert Sarver and CFO Dale Gibbons will host a conference call at 12:00 p.m. Read more on this news related to 'Western'
  • Soybeans cut swath through Western Canada wheat belt
    Soybeans, once a novelty in Western Canadian fields, are poised to reach record-large acreage again this year, and some of the world's biggest seed companies are betting they have further room to grow in a country known for wheat and canola. Farmers on the eastern side of the Prairies are turning to soybeans for high returns and as shorter-season varieties mak Read more on this news related to 'Western'
  • Western Uranium Corporation and the Canadian Securities Exchange Comment on Western's Addition to the CSE Composite ...
    Western Uranium Corporation and the Canadian Securities Exchange are pleased to comment on the addition of Western Uranium Corporation to the CSE Composite Index. Western was listed for trading on the...... Read more on this news related to 'Western'

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