outback

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noun out·back \ˈau̇t-ˈbak, -ˌbak\

Definition of outback

  1. :  isolated rural country especially of Australia

Examples of outback in a Sentence

  1. people who live in the Australian outback tend to be self-sufficient

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First Known Use of outback

1893





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