ruraladjectiveuk /ˈrʊə.rəl/ us /ˈrʊr.əl/
- She's carrying out a comparative study of health in inner cities and rural areas.
- In the rural areas, illiteracy is widespread.
- The austerities of life in a small rural community were not what I was used to.
- The authorities have revoked their original decision to allow development of this rural area.
- Their cottage is in an idyllic rural setting.