western hemisphere

noun, often capitalized W&H

Definition of western hemisphere

  1. :  the half of the earth comprising North and South America and surrounding waters

1624

First Known Use of western hemisphere

1624


WESTERN HEMISPHERE Defined for Kids

Western Hemisphere

geographical name

Definition of Western Hemisphere for Students

  1. the half of the earth lying W of the Atlantic Ocean comprising North America, South America, & surrounding waters


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