Third World

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underdeveloped and developing countries of Asia and Africa and Latin America collectively

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Namibia is a poorly developed 3rd world country in Africa.
AMIN SALEEM: With Pakistan being a 3rd world country and having only a few higher education institutes of international standards, students who are privileged to afford the international tuition fees, take the opportunity to study abroad and increase their intellectual capability and job prospects.
Prior to the trip, my perception was that Israel was practically a 3rd world country way behind its time, only a source of violence and turmoil.
In sum, my dear externs & interns, I may be a refugee from a 3rd world country recuperating in your 4th world now, but when I recover I'm off to the 5th