east vs west

East

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noun

  1. the countries of Asia
  2. the region of the United States lying to the north of the Ohio River and to the east of the Mississippi River

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Moreover, Mr Webb's point about what he calls disinterested management -- that is to say, the management of banks by officers whose remuneration bears no relation to the profit made on each piece of business transacted -- is one of the matters in which English banking seems likely at least to be modified.

Moreover, it is expressly added that if the day before the Passover falls on a Sabbath, one may in this manner purchase a Paschal lamb, and, presumably, all else that is needful for the feast.

Brigalow vegetation is found to the east, and gidgee (A. cambagei) woodlands or shrublands are scattered across the region on alluvium or other more fertile clay soils.

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West

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noun

  1. British writer (born in Ireland) (1892-1983)
  2. United States film actress (1892-1980)
  3. English painter (born in America) who became the second president of the Royal Academy (1738-1820)
  4. the countries of (originally) Europe and (now including) North America and South America
  5. the region of the United States lying to the west of the Mississippi River

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Sewage overflowed into wash basins at West Middlesex Hospital following a blockage in one of the toilets.

In the manvantara 2980 to 1480 B.C., did the Western Laya

So spake he, and Athene was mightily angered at heart, and chid Odysseus in wrathful words: ‘Odysseus, thou hast no more steadfast might nor any prowess, as when for nine whole years continually thou didst battle with the Trojans for high born Helen, of the white arms, and many men thou slewest in terrible warfare, and by thy device the wide-wayed city of Priam was taken.

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