far-distant

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far-distant

[ˈfɑːˈdɪstənt] ADJlejano, remoto

far-distant

[ˌfɑːˈdɪstnt] adjlontano/a
References in classic literature ?
As we find cycle within cycle without end, -- yet all revolving around one far-distant centre which is the God-head, may we not analogically suppose in the same manner, life within life, the less within the greater, and all within the Spirit Divine?
The wide expanse that opened out before the heights on which the Russian batteries stood guarding the bridge was at times veiled by a diaphanous curtain of slanting rain, and then, suddenly spread out in the sunlight, far-distant objects could be clearly seen glittering as though freshly varnished.
So great is the terror with which even now our Aristocracy looks back to the far-distant days of the agitation for the Universal Colour Bill.
Then she took to trying the stores and saloons, and when this failed she even traveled over into the far-distant regions near the lake front, where lived the rich people in great palaces, and begged there for some sort of work that could be done by a person who did not know English.
Somewhere back in the far-distant past Tommy Finnegan had had a strange experience, and the burden of it rested upon him.
With her giant protector by her side Thuvia set forth to find the passage through the cliffs, that she might attempt the seemingly impossible feat of reaching far-distant Ptarth across the more than seventeen thousand haads of savage Barsoom.
Do croziers, miters and headgear modeled on a far-distant age speak to the 21st-century seeker?
I then dress in clothes that are made in a far-distant Asian country, then I have cereal for breakfast made in Ireland.
Homelessness has doubled and home ownership is now a far-distant dream, especially for younger people starting out in life.
Kindall tells the story of how Xiangjian journeyed on foot from his native Suzhou to far-distant Yunnan Province to rescue his father, who had been posted there as an official of the collapsing Ming dynasty (1368-1644).
That novel ended with definitive proof of the far-distant threat and with an event that brings to a permanent halt all fundamental scientific research.
Desperate for a job, he signs a five-year contract when the Virtue Mining Corporation offers him a career on Joules, a far-distant mining planet.

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