The word western is a noun. Western means (1) a sandwich made from a western omelet.
Western is also an adjective that means (1) lying toward or situated in the west, (2) of wind; from the west, (3) lying in or toward the west.
Western is also an adjective that means (1) relating to or characteristic of regions of western parts of the world, (2) of or characteristic of regions of the United States west of the Mississippi River.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word western.
Visit this western clothing retailer directory to find western clothing retailers in the United States. The photo on this web page depicts western boots, a cowboy hat, and a pair of jeans.
Outlet shoppers are often willing to travel some distance to go outlet shopping. This web page lists selected outlet store malls that are located in western United States.
Cowboy hats are Western style hats that were originally created as part of cowmen's daily wear. The wide brim could be used for fanning a fire, scooping water, or waving to distant riders.
Located in western Europe, France is surrounded by the Bay of Biscay, the English Channel, Great Britain, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, Andorra, and the Mediterranean Sea.
Located on an island at the western edge of Europe, Ireland is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean on the west, the North Channel and Scotland on the northeast, and the Irish Sea and England on the east.
The country of Norway is located in the western and northern areas of Scandinavia and borders Finland, Sweden, and Russia. Mountains, glaciers, and lakes comprise about 70% of the country.
Since its founding in 1939, this organization has been building a national community for new American music. It strives to foster and encourage the composition of contemporary American music and to promote its production, publication, distribution and performance in every way possible throughout the Western Hemisphere.
Dominating the northern half of Eurasia, Russia and its vast natural and cultural wonders are attracting visitors from around the world. The western part of the country, with its traditional ties to Europe, provides a tremendous cultural and historical venue. East of the Urals, along the seemingly interminable trans-Siberian railway, lies the Russian heartland.
NMSU, a Land-Grant University, was founded in 1888. Its main campus is in Las Cruces with several branches around the state. Total enrollment is over 27,000 on all campuses, and about 1700 faculty. There are 51 programs for graduate study, including an engineering school and a business school. The school is a member of the Western Athletic Conference. Information about applying on the website.
Located on the Western Cape of South Africa, Cape Town was developed as a supply station for the Dutch East India Company. It was established in 1652 by Jan van Riebeeck as the first permanent European settlement in South Africa.
Fort Worth boasts an unmistakable mix of Western heritage and artistic offerings. Visitors can explore various attractions, such as world-class museums and the historic Stockyards. Founded in 1965, the Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau's mission is to advertise and market Fort Worth as a business and leisure destination, enriching Fort Worth's hospitality industry and the community's overall quality of life.
HENNING, Tenn. (AP) - An apparel company is planning to invest $7.5 million in an expansion in western Tennessee that is expected to create more than 220 jobs. ...
Washington Times. Monday, 16 Sep 2019 04:50:22 -0400.
Rain and wind battered large parts of western Sweden at the end of the weekend, with knock-on delays for train traffic and weather warnings still in place on Monday morning.
The Local. Monday, 16 Sep 2019 08:44:07 +0200.
Don't let the name "Enlightenment" fool you. While new ideas were proposed and advancements in science were made, it was also a time when millions of people in Africa were enslaved and shipped to the Western Hemisphere.
Live Science. Thursday, 12 Sep 2019 16:06:36 +0000.
Bacterial leaf streak, a foliar disease in corn, has only been in the United States for a handful of years, but researchers say it's a major problem in the Western US Corn Belt.
Science Daily. Wednesday, 11 Sep 2019 12:51:17 EDT.