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far–flung

adjective \-ˈfləŋ\

: covering a very large area

: located in a very distant place

Full Definition of FAR-FLUNG

1
:  widely spread or distributed <a far–flung empire>
2
:  remote <a far–flung correspondent>
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First Known Use of FAR-FLUNG

1849

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