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occidental

adjective, oc·ci·den·tal often capitalized \ˌäk-sə-ˈden-təl\

Definition of OCCIDENTAL

1
:  of, relating to, or situated in the Occident :  western
2
:  of or relating to Occidentals
oc·ci·den·tal·ly adverb
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First Known Use of OCCIDENTAL

14th century

Other Anthropology Terms

ectomorph, ethnography, prehistory, yurt

Occidental

noun

Definition of OCCIDENTAL

:  a member of one of the occidental peoples; especially :  a person of European ancestry

First Known Use of OCCIDENTAL

1857

Other Anthropology Terms

ectomorph, ethnography, prehistory, yurt

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