rurigenous

adjective
ru·​rig·​e·​nous | \ ru̇ˈrijənəs \

Definition of rurigenous

: born or living in the country

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First Known Use of rurigenous

circa 1727, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rurigenous

Latin ruri- + English -genous

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“Rurigenous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rurigenous. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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