the old country

noun

Definition of the old country

: the country where a person was born or lived before moving to a new country They left the old country more than 30 years ago. This music reminds me of the old country.

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“The old country.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20old%20country. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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