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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

sparsely populated rural region remote from a settled area; remote, undeveloped part of a large farm or cattle station

Usage examples (32)
  • An avalanche kills two Montana back-country skiers.
  • So, don't go out on the back-country, Heidi Collins.
  • The back-country types held little attraction for him.
  • In ten years of back-country work I have not seen one. for more
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