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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
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Origin of RURITANIAN

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

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