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easterner

noun [C] uk (also Easterner)   /ˈiː.stən.ər/ us    //
a person who comes from a country in Asia: He said that Americans need to understand the East, and Easterners need to understand the West. a person who comes from the east of a country, especially the US: It's a popular ski resort with easterners.Parts of countries
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