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outlying

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adjective out·ly·ing \ˈau̇t-ˌlī-iŋ\

Simple Definition of outlying

  • : far away from the center of a place

Full Definition of outlying

  1. :  remote from a center or main body <outlying areas>

Examples of outlying

  1. the outlying areas of the city



Circa 1690

First Known Use of outlying

circa 1690

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OUTLYING Defined for Kids

outlying

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adjective out·ly·ing \ˈau̇t-ˌlī-iŋ\

Definition of outlying

  1. :  being far from a central point :  remote <We saw outlying parts of the city.>




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