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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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He added that the sorties ended up with destroying fortified dens of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists in Khan Sheikhoun and Ariha in Idleb countryside and depots in Tal Ayoub in Aleppo countryside in addition to destroying the gatherings of terrorists in Salmin, Zamrin in Daraa countryside and Hweikah in Deir Ezzor and al-Sikhnah in Homs countryside.
They are part of the largest-ever partnership of organisations committed to helping children learn about food, farming and the natural environment, which is led by FACE (Farming and Countryside Education).
The Syrian forces destroyed the operations rooms in Talbiseh and Teir Ma'ala in Homs countryside.
We welcome the news that no primary legislation will be introduced in this term and look forward to working with the Government, as well as land owners and riparian owners to increase access to our wonderful Welsh countryside in a responsible and managed way.
John has been involved and on the committee for the Children's Countryside Day since its inception 10 years ago.
The Countryside Alliance Awards, now in their ninth year, honour enterprising country businesses.
The support and generosity from some of our clients clearly shows how everybody whose livelihoods depend on the countryside recognise the importance of educating future generations about its value.
In a letter to the Daily Telegraph, the group say they want "a fair say for local communities, who are increasingly unable to stop the destruction of their towns and countryside.
Three Shires specialises in countryside management for clients in a whole host of sectors, including construction, transport, engineering, development, leisure, ecology and the environmental sector.
HUGE swathes of countryside across Warwickshire will be at risk of being developed if new planning rules come into force, campaigners are warning.
I WOULD like to alert your readers to the continuing threat to local countryside from the proposed reforms to our planning system, currently being finalised by the Government.
SHOPPERS are being invited to buy into the delights of the North East countryside.