Definition of New world

1. Noun. The hemisphere that includes North America and South America.

Exact synonyms: Occident, Western Hemisphere
Generic synonyms: Hemisphere
Terms within: North America, South America



Definition of New world

1. Proper noun. The continents North America and South America combined ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of New World

New Prussian
New River
New River Gorge Bridge
New Romantic
New Romanticism
New Scotland Yard
New Siberian Islands
New South Wales
New Stone Age
New Style calendar
New Taiwan dollar
New Taiwan dollars
New Testament
New Wave
New Waver
New World
New World Order
New World anteater
New World beaver
New World blackbird
New World chat
New World coral snake
New World flycatcher
New World jay
New World least weasel
New World leishmaniasis
New World monkey
New World monkeys
New World mouse
New World opah

Literary usage of New world

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1. A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels in by John Pinkerton (1813)
"... in his providence to amplify their monarchy by the addition of fo many rich and powerful kingdoms, as they have acquired in this new world. ..."

2. The Cambridge Modern History by Adolphus William Ward, George Walter Prothero (1907)
"In the new world this movement resulted in the plundering of Spanish vessels, attacks on the Spanish ports with the object of holding them to ransom, ..."

3. The Works of A. Conan Doyle by Arthur Conan Doyle (1902)
"CHAPTER VH THE new world AND THE OLD THE young American was soon ready for the expedition, but De Catinat lingered until the last possible minute. ..."

4. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"The only other part of the world where extensive research of this kind has been attempted is North and South America, but the cultures of the new world ..."

5. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1893)
"The influence of the new world upon the material conditions of life in the Old World has been very varied. For most inhabitants of Europe, and even for the ..."

6. A History of Our Own Times by Justin McCarthy (1905)
"The United States had always professed a deep interest in the condition of all the countries belonging to the new world, and professed not merely an ..."

7. A History of the United States by William Coligny Doub (1906)
"Up to this time the people of Europe thought all the new world was a part of Asia. They now saw that the land discovered and explored by Americus Vespucius ..."

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