country

a large territory having a distinctive culture or political system; most often thought of as the territory or an independent state or nation

country

  1. the territory occupied by a nation
  2. a politically organized body of people under a single government
  3. an area outside of cities and towns
  4. a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography)

Country

A country is a region identified as a distinct entity in political geography. A country may be an independent sovereign state or one that is occupied by another state, as a non-sovereign or formerly sovereign political division, or a geographic region associated with sets of previously independent or differently associated peoples with distinct po...
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country

[n] - an area outside of cities and towns 2. [n] - the territory occupied by a nation
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Country

• (adv.) Rural regions, as opposed to a city or town. • (adv.) The inhabitants or people of a state or a region; the populace; the public. Hence: (a) One`s constituents. (b) The whole body of the electors of state; as, to dissolve Parliament and appeal to the country. • (a.) Pertaining to the regions remote from a city; rural; rustic...
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country

noun an area outside of cities and towns; `his poetry celebrated the slower pace of life in the country`
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country

state noun the territory occupied by a nation; `he returned to the land of his birth`; `he visited several European countries`
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Country

Coun'try adjective 1. Pertaining to the regions remote from a city; rural; rustic; as, a country life; a country town; the country party, as opposed to city. 2. Destitute of refinement; rude; unpolished; rustic; not urbane; as, country manners. 3....
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Country

Coun'try noun ; plural Countries (-tr...z). [ French contrée , Late Latin contrata , from Latin contra over against, on the opposite side. Confer Counter , adverb , Contra .] 1. A tract of land; a region; the territo...
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country

a country with a highly organized economy; Health, Population
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Country

Country is cricket slang for the outfield.
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country

Popular music of the white US South and West; it originated in the 20th century and evolved from the folk music of the English, Irish, and Scottish settlers, and contains some blues influence. Instruments commonly used are slide guitar, mandolin, and fiddle. Lyrics typically extol family values and traditional sex roles, and often have a strong...
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Country

The area where a pack of hounds operates
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Country

The risk that the other party to an agreement will default. In an options contract, the risk to the
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