far-flung


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far-flung

(fär′flŭng′)
adj.
1. Remote; distant.
2. Widely distributed; wide-ranging.

far-flung

adj
1. widely distributed
2. far distant; remote

far′-flung′



adj.
1. extending over a great distance.
2. widely disbursed or distributed.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.far-flung - distributed over a considerable extent; "far-flung trading operations"; "the West's far-flung mountain ranges"; "widespread nuclear fallout"
distributed - spread out or scattered about or divided up
2.far-flung - remote; "far-flung corners of the Empire"
distant - separated in space or coming from or going to a distance; "distant villages"; "the sound of distant traffic"; "a distant sound"; "a distant telephone call"

far-flung

adjective
1. Far from others in space, time, or relationship:
Idiom: at a distance.
2. Spread out over a large area:
Translations

far-flung

[ˈfɑːflʌŋ] ADJextenso

far-flung

[ˌfɑːˈflʌŋ] adj (remote) → remoto/a; (widely distributed, empire, operations) → esteso/a
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