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backwoods

noun plural

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  1. a rural region that forms the edge of the settled or developed part of a country <lived far out in the backwoods and raised hogs for a living> Synonyms backcountry, backland(s), backwater, frontier, bush, hinterland, outback, outlands, up-countryRelated Words boonies [slang], boondocks, country, countryside, sticks




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