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in-country Syllabification: in-coun·try
Pronunciation: /ˈinˌkəntrē/

Definition of in-country in English:

adjective& adverb

In a country rather than operating from outside but in relation to it: [as adverb]: the people we’re putting in-country will get instructions from satellite radios
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  • The drain in skilled personnel is not a recent phenomenon; the brain drain has been the most obvious and cheap method to get workers from outside to meet the in-country demand.
  • Typically the station operates out of an in-country US installation, with or without the knowledge of the host country.
  • One of the chief challenges for Shanghai's bid for regional HQ status is China's relatively tough regulations on in-country holding companies.
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