the Occident

noun

Definition of the Occident

formal + literary
: the western areas of the world especially : Europe and America

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“The Occident.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20Occident. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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