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hinterland

noun uk   /ˈhɪn.tə.lænd/ us    /-t̬ɚ-/
[C usually singular] the land behind the coast or the banks of a river, or an area of a country that is far away from citieshinterlands [plural] US a part of the country that is far away from the big city areas
Translations of “hinterland”
in Spanish interior (de un país)…
in French arrière-pays…
in German das Hinterland…
in Chinese (Traditional) 內陸,後方地區, 窮鄉僻壤…
in Chinese (Simplified) 内陆,内地, 穷乡僻壤…
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