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westerner

noun [C] uk (also Westerner)   /ˈwes.tə.nər/ us    /-tɚ.nɚ/
a person who comes from a country in North America or western Europe: Some of the Buddhists came from Sri Lanka and Southeast Asia, while others were Westerners by birth. a person who comes from the west of a country, especially the US: Easterners and westerners were equally affected by these changes in American life.
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