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country

Overview of noun country

1. state, nation, country, land, commonwealth, res publica, body politic -- (a politically organized body of people under a single government; "the state has elected a new president"; "African nations"; "students who had come to the nation's capitol"; "the country's largest manufacturer"; "an industrialized land")

2. country, state, land -- (the territory occupied by a nation; "he returned to the land of his birth"; "he visited several European countries")

3. nation, land, country -- (the people who live in a nation or country; "a statement that sums up the nation's mood"; "the news was announced to the nation"; "the whole country worshipped him")

4. country, rural area -- (an area outside of cities and towns; "his poetry celebrated the slower pace of life in the country")

5. area, country -- (a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography); "it was a mountainous area"; "Bible country")



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