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Origin of hinterland
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Example sentences from the Web for hinterland
Utah, USA Brigham Young was definitely onto something when he sought to build his Mormon “Zion” in the rugged hinterland of Utah.
It is a new phenomenon for girls from the hinterland to leave home to work or study, to have male friends.India’s Fatal Rape Was Typical in a Country That Degrades Women|Anuradha Roy|January 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Would it sever a future Palestinian capital in East Jerusalem from its West Bank hinterland?Disingenuous Defenses of Netanyahu's Settlement Plans|Lara Friedman|December 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It was necessary to cleanse the hinterland and cleanse the border areas and cleanse the main roads.Of Herrings and Elephants: Benny Morris and "Palestinian Rejectionism"|Daniel Levy|April 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Unemployment spreads from State to State, the hinterland now settled that, in pioneer days gave an avenue of escape.The Wall Street Journal: Unwitting Advocates of Single-Payer|David Frum|March 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Not much use as the high crests hid the intervening hinterland from view, even from the crow's nests.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
From the hinterland in a vast solid stream the ice flowed, with heavily crevassed downfalls near the coast.
As the ice of the hinterland moves forward, it plucks fragments from the rocky floor.
There was no mark by which to steer, except a "water-sky" to the north, the hinterland being clouded over.
This vast block of ice originates fundamentally from the glacial flow over the southern hinterland.