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upcountry

Syllabification: up·coun·try
Pronunciation: /ˌəpˈkəntrē, ˈəpˌkəntrē
 
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Definition of upcountry in English:

adverb& adjective

In or toward the interior of a country; inland: [as adverb]: she comes from somewhere upcountry [as adjective]: a little upcountry town
More example sentences
  • Taylor said that people from upcountry and inland were not used to seeing ships, especially not one so close to the shore.
  • We call it upcountry marketing, paying attention to customers even in places away from the main urban centres.
  • A few years ago an upcountry winner of only £20 won £200 in the lottery.

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