Eastern Hemisphere meaning

WEastern Hemisphere
  • The Eastern Hemisphere is a geographical term for the half of the Earth that is east of the Prime Meridian (which crosses Greenwich, England, United Kingdom) and west of 180° longitude.
  • The line demarcating the eastern and western hemispheres is an arbitrary convention, unlike the equator (an imaginary line encircling the Earth, equidistant from its poles) which divides the northern and southern hemispheres.
  • The land mass of the Eastern Hemisphere is larger than that of the Western Hemisphere and has a wide variety of habitats.
EN eastern hemisphere
Eastern Hemisphere
Eastern Hemisphere
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns

    Other Vocabulary

    Look-Alike Words
    1. en eastern hemisphere
    2. en western hemisphere
    3. en Western Hemisphere
    4. en Northern Hemisphere
    5. en Southern Hemisphere
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    Meaning of Eastern Hemisphere for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this idiom "Eastern Hemisphere" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
    Definiteness: Level 1
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