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English definition of “in your backyard”

in your backyard

informal
in the area where you live , or in the area of interest or activity that you are involved in or responsible for: How would you feel about them building a nuclear power station in your backyard? We should take a look at what is happening in our own backyard before criticizing what is taking place in other countries .Topics and areas of interestEnvironments and localities
(Definition of in your backyard from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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