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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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Nevertheless, to clear the fact that which of natural and human contexts has superiority role in the establishment of rural settlements in the villages of Astara, more study should be investigated.
A mass burial was held for victims on Friday, a few hours after some unknown gunmen invaded rural settlements in Daffo district of the state, Danjuma Abbas, a local government official, told Xinhua.
Addressing the 1st International Conference on Rural Settlements (Housing and Texture) in Tehran, Singh hailed Iran as an active member of CIRDP adding that India, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Vietnam, Nepal, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Malaysia, Laos, Pakistan, Thailand and Philippines are among other member states.

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