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"easterner" in British English

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easternernoun [C]

(also Easterner) uk   /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 ​popularskiresort with easterners.
(Definition of easterner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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easternernoun [C]

 us   /ˈi·stər·nər, -stə·nər/
a ​person from the ​easternpart of a ​country, or (in the US) a ​person from the ​part of the ​countryeast of the Mississippi River
(Definition of easterner from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “easterner”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指美国)东部人…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指美國)東部人…
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