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backwater

noun [C]     /ˈbæk.wɔː.tər/ US  /-wɑː.t̬ɚ/
a part of a river where the water does not flow 死水,回水,滯水 We tied the boat up in a quiet backwater overnight. 我們在一個靜水處把船繫好後過夜。 Parts of watercourses
disapproving a place which is not influenced by new ideas or events that happen in other places, and which does not change 與世隔絕的地方;落後的地方 He grew up in a rural backwater. 他在落後的鄉村長大。 →  Compare jerkwater Towns, cities and villages (general)
Translations of “backwater”
in Chinese (Simplified) 死水,回水,滞水, 与世隔绝的地方, 闭塞的地方…
(Definition of backwater from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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