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Adjective western has 5 senses
  1. western - relating to or characteristic of regions of western parts of the world; "the Western Hemisphere"; "Western Europe"; "the Western Roman Empire"
    eastern, Asian, oriental, orient
  2. westerly, western - lying in or toward the west
    Antonym: east (indirect, via west)
  3. western - of or characteristic of regions of the United States west of the Mississippi River; "a Western ranch"
    eastern, east-central, middle Atlantic, mid-Atlantic, northeastern, southeastern
  4. western - lying toward or situated in the west; "our company's western office"
    east (indirect, via west)
  5. westerly, western - of wind; from the west
    Antonym: east (indirect, via west)
Noun western has 2 senses
  1. Western, horse opera - a film about life in the western United States during the period of exploration and development
    --1 is a kind of feature, feature film
    --1 has particulars: spaghetti Western
  2. western, western sandwich - a sandwich made from a western omelet
    --2 is a kind of sandwich
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