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backwaternoun [C]

uk   /ˈbæk.wɔː.tər/  us   /ˈbæk.wɑː.t̬ɚ/
a part of a river where the water does not flow: We tied the boat up in a quiet backwater overnight.
disapproving a place that does not change because it is not influenced by new ideas or events that happen in other places: He grew up in a rural backwater.
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backwaternoun [C]

 us   /ˈbækˌwɔ·t̬·ər, -ˌwɑt̬·ər/
a place that does not seem to know much about the world and its ways: Miami transformed from a cultural backwater to a culinary trendsetter.
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