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backcountry

American English: /ˈbækˌkəntri/
British English: /ˈbakkʌntri/

noun

  • (Australian) (US) the backcountry
    Example sentences
    • We're talking off the pavement, into the backcountry and up a mountain.
    • In British Columbia, the popularity of the backcountry has helped turn guided skiing into big business.
    • Canyonlands National Park saves most of its highlights for the backcountry enthusiast.
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