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|English term or phrase: eastern and western Europe|
|What's correct: eastern and western Europe or Eastern and Western Europe?|
|eastern and western Europe|
It's not a geographically defined area, so lower case. A lot of the old Eastern Bloc countries prefer to be thought of as "central Europe" in these post-cold war days.
Ref: The Guardian newspaper's style guide.
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|Thanks, this confirms what I was thinking. Many thanks also for the style guide reference! |
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