"western" in the noun sense
1. Western, horse opera
a film about life in the western United States during the period of exploration and development
2. western, western sandwich
a sandwich made from a western omelet
"western" in the adjective sense
relating to or characteristic of the western parts of the world or the West as opposed to the eastern or oriental parts
"the western world"
of or characteristic of regions of the United States west of the Mississippi River
"a Western ranch"
lying toward or situated in the west
"our company's western office"
4. westerly, western
of wind from the west
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