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far-flung

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1 having considerable extent
  • it could once be said that the sun never set on the far-flung British Empire

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2 not close in time or space
  • traveled to far-flung towns that had not seen a doctor in years

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“Far-flung.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/far-flung. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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