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English definition of “wasteland”


noun [C]    /ˈweɪstˌlænd/
a large area of land that has not been developed , usually because it cannot be easily used: Rain forests are being transformed into barren wasteland. A wasteland can also be anything that seems to lack positive qualities : Television is a vast wasteland.
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