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inland

adjective [usually before noun]
 
 
/ˈɪnlənd/
within the borders of a country, rather than between countries: Policies for maritime and air transport are likely to differ from those for inland transport due to the highly intercontinental nature of trade in these services. Royal Mail aims to deliver 92.5% of inland mail the day after it is posted.
located towards the middle of a country away from a coast: Some cargo comes by air to inland ports such as Dallas. an inland area/city/province → Compare international, overseas adjective
(Definition of inland adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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