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virgin

adjective (AREA/THING)    /ˈvɜː.dʒɪn/ US  /ˈvɝː-/
C2 describes a forest or an area of land that has not yet been cultivated (= used to grow crops) or used by people: The railway is being extended into areas of virgin forest.Deserts, prairies and wildernesses describes oil, especially olive oil, that is made directly from pressing the fruit, rather than by using heat: extra virgin olive oilFats and oils in food and cooking [before noun] literary pure and not spoiled, especially when describing something white: a virgin sheet of paper (= one not written on)UnspoiltPerfect and faultlessBlack, white and grey
(Definition of virgin adjective (AREA/THING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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