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Noun
A remote place that remains unaffected by new events, progresses or ideas
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“It's an uncharted backwater on the unfashionable end of the Western Spiral arm.”
Noun
A slow-moving, often stagnant creek or river
Noun
A situation or place considered dull and uninteresting
Proper noun
Mythical small town of no importance
Adjective
Small, rural, and unimportant
Adjective
Of or concerning a province of a country or empire
Adjective
(of a place) Without much activity
Verb
To put an end to, especially formally
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