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English definition of “western”

western

noun [C] (also Western)     /ˈwes.tən/ US  /-tɚn/ (UK also cowboy film, US also cowboy movie)
a film based on stories about life in the west of the US in the pastTypes of film and cinema ratings Grammar:East or eastern; north or northern?See more
(Definition of western noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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