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developed world

noun

the nations of the world which are considered more economically and technologically advanced; industrialized nations

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Is aid all about the developed world helping the developing world?

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  • There are cultural as well as physical differences to be accounted for among all the human beings in the developed world.

  • Moreover this changed, developed world has a slightly mechanical air.

    H. G. Wells J. D. Beresford

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