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Etymology

1. hemisphere

noun. ['ˈhɛmɪsˌfɪr'] half of the terrestrial globe.

Synonyms

  • orient
  • western hemisphere
  • occident
  • Earth
  • eastern hemisphere
  • globe
  • world
  • geographical region
  • geographic area
  • earth
  • New World
  • geographical area

Etymology

  • hemisphaerium (Latin)
  • ἡμισφαίριον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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2. hemisphere

noun. ['ˈhɛmɪsˌfɪr'] either half of the cerebrum.

Synonyms

  • left hemisphere
  • cerebrum
  • right brain
  • neural structure
  • right hemisphere
  • cerebral hemisphere

Antonyms

  • urban area
  • disorient
  • artifact
  • national

Etymology

  • hemisphaerium (Latin)
  • ἡμισφαίριον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. hemisphere

noun. ['ˈhɛmɪsˌfɪr'] half of a sphere.

Etymology

  • hemisphaerium (Latin)
  • ἡμισφαίριον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. eastern

adjective. ['ˈiːstɝn'] lying toward or situated in the east.

Antonyms

  • midwestern

Etymology

  • esterne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • easterne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. eastern

adjective. ['ˈiːstɝn'] lying in or toward the east.

Synonyms

  • easterly

Antonyms

  • western United States
  • southwestern

Etymology

  • esterne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • easterne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. eastern

adjective. ['ˈiːstɝn'] of or characteristic of eastern regions of the United States.

Synonyms

  • eastern United States
  • southeastern
  • middle Atlantic
  • mid-Atlantic
  • northeastern
  • East

Antonyms

  • occidental
  • Occident
  • Hesperian
  • westerly

Etymology

  • esterne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • easterne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. eastern

adjective. ['ˈiːstɝn'] from the east; used especially of winds.

Synonyms

  • easterly

Antonyms

  • north
  • south

Etymology

  • esterne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • easterne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. eastern

adjective. ['ˈiːstɝn'] relating to or characteristic of regions of eastern parts of the world.

Synonyms

  • East
  • Orient

Antonyms

  • West
  • northwestern
  • west-central

Etymology

  • esterne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • easterne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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