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occidental

oc·ci·den·tal

occidental

 
pronunciation:
ak sih den tl
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: (often cap.) of or concerning the countries of Europe and the Western Hemisphere, their peoples, or their cultures; western.
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part of speech: noun
definition: (usu. cap.) a native or resident of Europe or the Western Hemisphere.
derivations: occidentally (adv.), occidentality (n.)
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