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western

1. (of a wind, etc.) coming or originating from the west
2. Music See country and western

Western

1. of, relating to, or characteristic of the West as opposed to the Orient
2. (formerly) of, relating to, or characteristic of the Americas and the parts of Europe not under Communist rule
3. of, relating to, or characteristic of the western states of the US
4. a film, book, etc., concerned with life in the western states of the US, esp during the era of exploration and early development
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TOKYO - Japanese Ground Self-Defense Force troops may be deployed on the country's westernmost island of Yonaguni, near Taiwan, the defense minister said Monday, suggesting a prospect that could unnerve some of Japan's neighbors.
Tikal, the largest excavated city of I the ancient Mayan civilization, is in Guatemala, the westernmost country in Central America.
Harvey, senior leasing director for Weingarten Realty, commented, "We have been working on the anchors for Ridgeway for quite some time and are very excited that Best Buy signed a lease to anchor the westernmost portion of this new center.
They include Toride Station in Ibaraki Prefecture, the northernmost station in the area, the southernmost Zushi Station in Kanagawa Prefecture, the easternmost Soga Station in Chiba Prefecture and the westernmost Takao Station in Tokyo.
Summary: Apache has reported that the WKAL-C-1X discovery on the West Kalabsha concession established the westernmost production in Egypt's Western Desert.
Even at this level, it does not conceal the fact that the bed of the river on the western side is just below the surface and that the westernmost span of the bridge is almost completely blocked off.
A real estate watcher noted this will mark only the second national restaurant chain to join the menu of local eateries along the westernmost environs of Cantrell Road.
Hualien, a city of more 100,000 people and capital of the county of the same name, has sisterly relations with Yonaguni-cho, a town of less than 1,700 inhabitants that encompasses the island of Yonaguni, Japan's westernmost island, which is located in Okinawa Prefecture at the southern extreme of the Ryukyu Archipelago.
The westernmost country on the mainland of Europe is the source of much of the world's cork.
For more than 40 years, this marine biologist at Tel Aviv University in Israel has studied the species in the Red Sea, the westernmost portion of its native range.
Located on the edge of a flood plain that was colonised for housing many years ago, today the river is almost untraceable, existing as a small stream along the westernmost edge of the site.
The westernmost driveway would allow both left- and right- hand turns.