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English definition of “far-flung”

far-flung

adjective uk   /ˌfɑːˈflʌŋ/ us    /ˌfɑːr-/ literary
describes places that are a great distance away, or something that is spread over a very large area: The news spread to all corners of our far-flung empire.Distant in space and time
(Definition of far-flung from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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