outland

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noun out·land \ˈau̇t-ˌland, -lənd\

Definition of outland

  1. 1 :  a foreign land

  2. 2 outlands plural :  the outlying regions of a country :  provinces

outland

adjective

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First Known Use of outland

before 12th century

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