• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. pl Occidentals (Eccl) Western Christians of the Latin rite. See Orientals.
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In literature:

Compare, for an Occidental parallel, the many- breasted goddess of the maguey plant, in Mexico.
"Modern Mythology" by Andrew Lang
The mixture contains thus far almost purely occidental races.
"The Whence and the Whither of Man" by John Mason Tyler
The prince of Souzdal watched the progress of events in occidental Russia with great interest.
"The Empire of Russia" by John S. C. Abbott
Is this the ground on which Orientals and Occidentals meet?
"The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 12, No. 72, October, 1863" by Various
It is especially in this that the difference between the Oriental slave and the Occidental wife appears.
"The Petty Troubles of Married Life, Complete" by Honore de Balzac
The Occidental nations looked no longer toward the South of Europe.
"Renaissance in Italy, Volumes 1 and 2" by John Addington Symonds
She was certainly very wise in both Oriental and Occidental wisdom.
"The Killer" by Stewart Edward White
Write, care Occidental Hotel, San Francisco.
"The Wedge of Gold" by C. C. Goodwin
He said that the influence of women on the Occidental man is effeminizing our civilization.
"The Young Man and the World" by Albert J. Beveridge
In this the Oriental and the Occidental have one thing in common.
"The Adventures of Kathlyn" by Harold MacGrath
We may not apply to them Occidental standards in matters of modesty or dress.
"Working Women of Japan" by Sidney Lewis Gulick
Nevertheless, we are not so patient, like many Occidentals, as to let it stand over for many years.
"A Fantasy of Far Japan" by Baron Kencho Suyematsu
Colorado, Rio, del Occidente, 14.
"The Oregon Territory" by Travers Twiss
The latter word evokes to occidental ears images of sensual seduction which the Moroccan harem seldom realizes.
"In Morocco" by Edith Wharton
One advantage the Celestial has over the Occidental is what may be called his absence of nerves.
"Sidelights on Chinese Life" by J. Macgowan
Not one, however, of the Russian statesmen who have just been named was a great minister in the Occidental acceptation of the word.
"Two Chancellors" by Julian Klaczko
Every now and then an Occidental eye gets a flash of something among them for which we have no explanation.
"Ashton Kirk, Secret Agent" by John T. McIntyre
In this matter she showed herself an apt pupil of Occidental methods such as had been practised against herself in former years.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 3" by Various
Hemisphere Occidental ou du Nouveau Monde.
"The Voyages of Pedro Fernandez de Quiros" by Pedro Fernandez de Quiros
Not that the eyeball itself differs from that of an Occidental.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 2" by Various

In poetry:

It came from Holstein's birchen-belted meadows,
And from the tropic calms
Of Indian islands in the sunlit shadows
Of Occidental palms;
"In Remembrance Of Joseph Sturge" by John Greenleaf Whittier

In news:

Samba Mapangala and Occidental Brothers Dance Band International.
Occidental Brothers Dance Band International (Live from Chicago).
Occidental Dispute Marks Ecuador-Colombia Oil Divergence .
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Maranatha 's Hailey McNall swings at the ball during a singles match against North at Occidental College in Los Angeles on Friday, November 2, 2012.
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Port of Corpus Christi commissioners Tuesday approved establishing a sales agreement with Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Ecuador Says It Expects Ruling in Occidental Case This Week.
Occidental Tigers calendar and results.
Occidental Tigers Basketball Tickets.
Occidental College Settles Lawsuit With 'Shock Jock' Student.
Occidental College has settled a lawsuit with a former student who accused it and several of its officials in 2005 of free-speech violations and defamation, among other claims.
Occidental Grill & Seafood.
Occidental And Lloyd's In Accord.

In science:

This reluctance is closely related to the deep origins of the modern (experimental) physics, which stays in the Middle Age occidental monasteries.
Outline for a formal general theory of physical measurements