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Word of the Day – hinterland

How to Pronounce - Hinterland
How to Pronounce - Hinterland

Hinterland – h ih n t ax l ae n d

The uncharted land beyond the coast

The goods arrived from the hinterland

Definition noun

The remote or less developed parts of a country; back country the land lying behind a coastal region.

an area or sphere of influence in the unoccupied interior claimed by the state possessing the coast.

an inland area supplying goods, especially trade goods, to a port.

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First known usage

1885–90; <German: literally, hinder land, i.e., land behind

Word of the Day – hinterland
Word of the Day – hinterland

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