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hinterland

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  1. a rural region that forms the edge of the settled or developed part of a country the colonies hugged the coastline, while the hinterland remained largely unexplored Synonyms backcountry, backland(s), backwater, backwoods, bush, frontier, outback, outlands, up-countryRelated Words boonies [slang], boondocks, country, countryside, sticks

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