untilled

adjective
un·​tilled | \ˌən-ˈtild \

Definition of untilled 

: not tilled untilled fields … the land was rough and untilled.— L. Frank Baum

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This country is lush, with vast areas of untilled land, and nobody should go hungry. Nicholas Kristof, Anchorage Daily News, "‘Conflict is more profitable than peace’," 26 Mar. 2018

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13th century, in the meaning defined above

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