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outpostnoun [C]

uk   /ˈaʊt.pəʊst/  us   /-poʊst/
a place, especially a small group of buildings or a town, that represents the authority or business interests of a government or company that is far away: a police/military/colonial outpost a rare example of something that is disappearing: Free jazz has been described as the last outpost of modernism.
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