the Old World

Definition of the Old World

  1. :  Africa, Asia, and especially Europe The plant is found throughout the Old World.

Word by Word Definitions

oldplay Old
  1. :  dating from the remote past :  ancient

    :  persisting from an earlier time

    :  of long standing

worldplay World
  1. :  the earthly state of human existence

    :  the earth with its inhabitants and all things upon it

    :  individual course of life :  career

  1. :  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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