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English definition of “up-country”


adverb [before noun], adjective uk   /ˌʌpˈkʌn.tri/ us  
in the direction of or relating to the parts of a country further from the coast, especially where there are few towns and people: We'll travel up-country by horse tomorrow. Some people find up-country customs strange.Parts of countriesThe countryside
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