Definitions for old country

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

old′ coun`try(n.)

  1. the original home country of an immigrant or a person's ancestors, esp. a European country.

Origin of old country:

1775–85

Princeton's WordNet

  1. old country(noun)

    the country of origin of an immigrant

Wiktionary

  1. old country(Noun)

    The country of origin of an immigrant or of a person of immigrant descent.

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