- Compare Western Hemisphere.
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How to use Eastern Hemisphere in a sentence
That’s left the entire Eastern Hemisphere out of the flagship observatory club.A tiny town on the Tibetan Plateau could be the new global hub for space telescopes | Monroe Hammond | August 19, 2021 | Popular-Science
Some refineries on the Gulf coast will probably still require specific types of oil from the Eastern Hemisphere.
Greater progress in making pottery was made in the Western than in the Eastern Hemisphere during prehistoric times.The Swastika | Thomas Wilson
Both desired to see the lands of the Eastern Hemisphere from whence their fathers had come.French and English | Evelyn Everett-Green
The Eastern Hemisphere, as we have seen, enjoys this advantage over the Western.Influences of Geographic Environment | Ellen Churchill Semple
British Dictionary definitions for eastern hemisphere
that half of the globe containing Europe, Asia, Africa, and Australia, lying east of the Greenwich meridian
the lands in this, esp Asia
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Scientific definitions for Eastern Hemisphere
The half of the Earth that includes Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia, as divided roughly by the 0° and 180° meridians. See more at prime meridian.
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