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countryman

noun [C] uk   /ˈkʌn.trɪ.mən/ (plural -men   /-mən/   ) us  

countryman noun [C] (FROM YOUR COUNTRY)

a person from your own country: Didn't he feel guilty about betraying his fellow countrymen and women?Country and nationContinents and regions of the worldCountry names

countryman noun [C] (FROM THE COUNTRYSIDE)

UK someone who lives in or who comes from the countryside and not a townThe countryside
(Definition of countryman from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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