countryside


countryside
countryside mid-15c., lit. "one side of a country" (a valley, a mountain range, etc.), from COUNTRY (Cf. country) + SIDE (Cf. side); hence, "any tract of land having a natural unity" (1727).

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  • Countryside, IL — U.S. city in Illinois Population (2000): 5991 Housing Units (2000): 2818 Land area (2000): 2.690473 sq. miles (6.968292 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.690473 sq. miles (6.968292 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Countryside, KS — U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 295 Housing Units (2000): 131 Land area (2000): 0.120415 sq. miles (0.311874 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.120415 sq. miles (0.311874 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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  • Countryside — Coun try*side ( s?d ), n. A particular rural district; a country neighborhood. [Eng.] W. Black. Blackmore. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • countryside — ► NOUN ▪ the land and scenery of a rural area …   English terms dictionary


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