non-Western

adjective
non-West·​ern | \ˌnän-ˈwe-stərn \

Definition of non-Western 

1 : not being part of the western tradition non-Western countries

2 : of or relating to non-Western societies non-Western values

First Known Use of non-Western

1902, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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non-Western

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of non-Western

: of or relating to the part of the world that does not include the countries of western Europe and North America

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