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Ruritanian

adjective Ru·ri·ta·ni·an \ˈrr-ə-ˌtā-nē-ən, ˌrr-ə-ˈ\

Definition of RURITANIAN

:  of, relating to, or having the characteristics of an imaginary place of high romance

Origin of RURITANIAN

Ruritania, fictional kingdom in the novel Prisoner of Zenda (1894) by Anthony Hope
First Known Use: 1896

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