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Wordnet 3.0


1. distributed over a considerable extent;
- Example: "far-flung trading operations"
- Example: "the West's far-flung mountain ranges"
- Example: "widespread nuclear fallout"
[syn: far-flung, widespread]

2. remote;
- Example: "far-flung corners of the Empire"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

far-flung \far-flung\ adj. widely spread or distributed; as, the far-flung corners of the Empire. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

far-flung adj 1: distributed over a considerable extent; "far-flung trading operations"; "the West's far-flung mountain ranges"; "widespread nuclear fallout" [syn: far-flung, widespread] 2: remote; "far-flung corners of the Empire"