Wastren Hemisphere

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The Wastren hemisphere.

The Wastren Hemisphere[1] or occidental hemisphere[2] is a geographical term for the hauf o the Yird that lies wast o the Prime Meridian (which crosses Greenwich, Lunnon, Unitit Kinrick) an east o the Antimeridian, the ither hauf bein cried the Eastren Hemisphere, or "oriental hemisphere".[3]

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  1. Oxford Dictionary of English (2nd ed.), London, UK: Oxford University Press, 2006, p. 2001 
  2. "Western Hemisphere", Merriam Webster's Online Dictionary (based on Collegiate vol., 11th ed.), Springfield, MA: Merriam-Webster, 2006 
  3. Britannica