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English definition of “in the middle of nowhere”

in the middle of nowhere

B2 a long way from places where people live: His car broke down in the middle of nowhere.Distant in space and time
(Definition of in the middle of nowhere from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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