Definition of the New World
- Columbus reached the New World in 1492.
: having recently come into existence : recent, modern
: having been seen, used, or known for a short time : novel
: newly, recently
: the earthly state of human existence
: life after death
: the earth with its inhabitants and all things upon it
: of or relating to the world
: extending or found throughout the world : worldwide
: involving or applying to part of or the whole world
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