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rural

(roor′ăl) [L. ruralis, rustic, country]
Pert. to a geographic area (such as a small town or sparsely populated county) where less than 2500 people live.
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In amplifying the range of the jibaro myth, these ideographs located the figure of the jibaro outside of its traditional representation as ruralized type, making him an icon of national identity.
The core of the book is an account and critical analysis of the Atusparia insurrection of 1885 and its aftermath, filled with "disencounters" and "phantom caudillos;" which are meant to underscore Thurner's points about the fickle republican elites and ruralized peasant "republicanos.