western hemisphere

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Synonyms for western hemisphere

the hemisphere that includes North America and South America

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He was making a speech underlining the Monroe Doctrine, which asserted that only the United States had the right to interfere in the affairs of countries in the American hemisphere.
Offering Spanish, Portuguese and English content, the firm is developing a fully automated system to provide comprehensive online transaction management throughout the American hemisphere.
Building on a similar event held last year in Rome, this conference will take on a special significance in light of the March 13 election of Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio of Buenos Aires as the first pope from the American hemisphere.
His account includes ancient migration, theories of human origin, and evidence relating to the beginnings of human life in the American hemisphere.
Even the trumpeted achievements, such as the spread of democracy throughout the American hemisphere, Cuba excepted, can hardly be exclusively attributed to U.
In the case of the Journal Americas, the general news summary focuses on news of the American hemisphere.
The election of Pope Francis - the first pope from the American hemisphere - highlights the fact that America is the continent of baptized Christians, and a place of central importance to the faith today.
Thirty-plus original scholarly essays provide a broad general introduction to the literatures produced in the American hemisphere during the colonial period.
He was responsible for marketing, sales, customer service and product development for the American hemisphere and Asia Pacific.
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