Near East

geographical name

Definition of Near East

the countries of southwestern Asia and northeastern Africa sometimes used interchangeably with Middle East, which has become the more common term

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“Near East.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Near%20East. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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