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up·coun·try

 (ŭp′kŭn′trē)
n.
An inland or upland region of a country.
adj.
Of, located in, or coming from the upcountry.
adv. (also ŭp-kŭn′trē)
In, to, or toward the upcountry.

upcountry

(ʌpˈkʌntrɪ)
adj
1. (Physical Geography) of or coming from the interior of a country or region
2. derogatory lacking the sophistication associated with city-dwellers; countrified
n
(Physical Geography) the interior part of a region or country
adv
(Physical Geography) towards, in, or into the interior part of a country or region

up•coun•try

(adj., n. ˈʌpˌkʌn tri; adv. ʌpˈkʌn tri)

adj.
1. of, relating to, residing in, or situated in the interior of a region or country; inland.
n.
2. the interior of a region or country.
adv.
3. toward, into, or in the interior of a country.
[1680–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.upcountry - of or coming from the middle of a region or countryupcountry - of or coming from the middle of a region or country; "upcountry districts"
inland - situated away from an area's coast or border
Translations

upcountry

[ˈʌpˈkʌntrɪ]
A. ADV to go upcountryir hacia el interior, ir tierra adentro
to be upcountryestar tierra adentro, estar en el interior
B. ADJ [town, school, accent] → del interior; [trip, tour] → hacia el interior, al interior

upcountry

adj town, village, personim Landesinnern; trip, tourins Landesinnere

upcountry

[ʌpˈkʌntrɪ] adv (be) → all'interno; (go) → verso l'interno
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Apparently, a subtle system has been perfected of intimidating and frustrating those from upcountry, ranging from punitive deployment and lack of proper housing to open harassment.
Most youths in Mombasa are frustrated during KDF recruitment because their ID cards indicate that they come from upcountry.
Addressing the meeting of the Board of Trustees FDPT here Friday, he said that his ultimate objective was to protect the legitimate interests of the trustees by promoting business of imports and exports through this upcountry facility.
Freight service is the major source of income for railways worldwide and the Pakistan Railways used to earn at least Rs6bn annually from the operation of eight to 10 freight trains from Karachi for various upcountry destinations daily.
The World Bank showed interest in having an analytical study of different terminals at Karachi so that in future it would be easy to select a transport mode for upcountry movement of freight.
On another note, state-owned Pakistan State Oil has also issued a warning of imminent fuel shortage at upcountry airports.
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Delhi, April 3 -- Supertech Limited, India's leading real estate developer, orgainsed an eventful weekend on March 29 and 30 at its Upcountry project at Yamuna Expressway.
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Pakorn Partnanapat, executive vice president of the bank, said, 'The double-digit growth of the economy in the provinces against single-digit in Bangkok raises the number of wealthy people upcountry, especially in the main cities.
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