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the Third Worldnoun

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the ​countries of ​Africa, ​SouthAmerica, and ​Asia that have less ​developedindustries: She does a lot of ​work in the Third World. a Third World ​country/​economy
(Definition of the Third World from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the Third World”
in Chinese (Simplified) 第三世界…
in Turkish Üçüncü Dünya Ülkeleri (Afrika, Asya ve Güney Amerika…
in Russian третий мир…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第三世界…
in Polish Trzeci Świat…
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