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English definition of “outlying”

outlying

adjective [always before noun]     /ˈaʊtˌlaɪɪŋ/
far from towns and cities, or far from the centre of a place: outlying farms/villages outlying areas/districtsDistant in space and timeAreas in towns and cities
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