eastern hemi-sphere

Eastern Hemisphere

noun
the eastern part of the terrestrial globe, including Asia, Africa, Australia, and Europe.
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eastern hemisphere
 
n
1.  that half of the globe containing Europe, Asia, Africa, and Australia, lying east of the Greenwich meridian
2.  the lands in this, esp Asia

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Eastern Hemisphere   (ē'stərn)  Pronunciation Key 
The half of the Earth that includes Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia, as divided roughly by the 0° and 180° meridians. See more at prime meridian.
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