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The Eastern Hemisphere. The term is often used to refer specifically to Europe.
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(Physical Geography) that part of the world that was known before the discovery of the Americas, comprising Europe, Asia, and Africa; the eastern hemisphere
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a. Europe, Asia, and Africa.
1. of or pertaining to the ancient world or to a former period of history.
2. of or pertaining to the Old World.
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|Noun||1.||Old World - the regions of the world that were known to Europeans before the discovery of the Americas|
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Old Worldn the Old World → il Vecchio mondo
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