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the Third World

noun uk   us  
the countries of Africa, South America, and Asia that have less developed industries: She does a lot of work in the Third World. a Third World country/economy
Translations of “the Third World”
in Chinese (Traditional) 第三世界…
in Russian третий мир…
in Turkish Üçüncü Dünya Ülkeleri (Afrika, Asya ve Güney Amerika…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第三世界…
in Polish Trzeci Świat…
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