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Northwestern North`west"ern, a.
Of, pertaining to, or being in, the northwest; in a direction
toward the northwest; coming from the northwest;
northwesterly; as, a northwestern course.
Southwestern South`west"ern, a.
Of or pertaining to the southwest; southwesterly; as, to sail
a southwestern course.
Western ChinquapinChinquapin Chin"qua*pin, n. (Bot.)
A branching, nut-bearing tree or shrub (Castanea pumila) of
North America, from six to twenty feet high, allied to the
chestnut. Also, its small, sweet, edible nat. [Written also
chincapin and chinkapin.]
Chinquapin oak, a small shrubby oak (Quercus prinoides)
of the Atlantic States, with edible acorns.
Western Chinquapin, an evergreen shrub or tree (Castanopes
chrysophylla) of the Pacific coast. In California it is a
shrub; in Oregon a tree 30 to 125 feet high. Western schism Greek schism (Eccl.), the separation of the Greek and Roman
Great schism, or Western schism (Eccl.) a schism in the
Roman church in the latter part of the 14th century, on
account of rival claimants to the papal throne.
Schism act (Law), an act of the English Parliament
requiring all teachers to conform to the Established
Church, -- passed in 1714, repealed in 1719. Western wallflowerWallflower Wall"flow`er, n.
1. (Bot.) A perennial, cruciferous plant (Cheiranthus
Cheiri), with sweet-scented flowers varying in color from
yellow to orange and deep red. In Europe it very common on
Note: The name is sometimes extended to other species of
Cheiranthus and of the related genus Erysimum,
especially the American Western wallflower (Erysimum
asperum), a biennial herb with orange-yellow flowers.
2. A lady at a ball, who, either from choice, or because not
asked to dance, remains a spectator. [Colloq.]
Westerner West"ern*er, n.
A native or inhabitant of the west.
Westernmost West"ern*most`, a.
Situated the farthest towards the west; most western.
Meaning of Western from wikipedia
, Nebraska, a village
in the US Western
, New York, a town in the US Western
(1997 film), a French
road movie directed
is a genre
in the latter
half of the 19th century
in the American
Old West, often centering
- The Western
the Cold War refers
to capitalist countries under
of the United States
and NATO against
the Soviet Union
culture, sometimes equated
culture, the Western
society, and European
civilization, is the...
- The Western
world, also known
as the West, refers
to various nations depending
on the context, most often including
at least parts
of Europe, Australasia...
- Western Digital Corporation
(abbreviated WDC, commonly known
as Western Digital
WD) is an American computer
hard disk drive
- Play media Western Europe
is the region comprising
part of Europe. Though
the term Western Europe
is no commonly
- The Western
Cape (Afrikaans: Wes-Kaap; Xhosa: iNtshona-Koloni) is a province
on the south-western coast
of the country. It is...
- The western meadowlark
(Sturnella neglecta) is a medium-sized icterid
8.5 in (22 cm) in length. It nests
on the ground
in open gr****lands...
- Best Western
International, Inc., operator
of the Best Western Hotels
over 4,100 hotels
worldwide. The chain, with...