Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "European"

The meaning of "European" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does European labour migrants mean?
A: People that moved to a different country because of work possibilities in the new country. In this case these people (migrants) came from Europe. It is also implied the work they will be doing is blue collar (aka cleaning offices or houses, working at factories)
Q: What does European commission mean?
A: @prominencial The European Commission is the permanent staff of the EU. It is the equivalent of the civil service in the UK or Japan (公務員).

Synonyms of "European" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between European countries and Western countries ?
A: The difference between both is the first one only make reference to countries ubicated in the European continent, and don't take another country outside from their borders, examples, Spain, France, Italy, Portugal, United Kingdom, Hungary, Germany, these countries are European because are in Europe exclusively; on the other side, Western countries makes reference to countries not only in Europe, also in other continents or regions like America and Oceania, for example, those countries I menctioned, add USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, Brazil, every country located in the Western zone

Translations of "European"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? European researchers identified a new bacterium that feeds on polyurethane, a kind of plastic that is difficult to recycle or destroy.

Why the word "bacterium " is Plural , but using "a new bacterium"?
A: Bacterium is singular, by saying “a new bacterium” they mean a new species or type of bacteria
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? European
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? European Union
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? European Union
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Other questions about "European"

Q: European descendants have overwhelmingly profound knowledge in art and basic science. does this sound natural?
A: This sounds extremely natural. No errors at all.
Q: Please show me how to pronounce European patents shall be granted for any inventions, in all fields of technology, provided that they are new, involve an inventive step and are susceptible of industrial application..
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Q: Please show me how to pronounce #1 A European #2 An European .
A: The second one is not used, it would sound weird
Q: European = related to Europe
American = related to the US
What do you say, if you want to talk about the continent of America?
A: Well there's North America and South America so North American and South American respectively.
Q: European people have uploaded videos of Dir in grey at concerts a lot on YouTube they took, so I'm jealous because it's illegal to take videos and photos in Japan. does this sound natural?
A: I would say "...uploaded videos they took of Dir En Grey at concerts a lot on YouTube. I'm jealous...."

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