(Brit) an area of countryside, usually not less than 10 hectares, set aside for public recreation: often funded by a Countryside Commission grant
[kuhn-tree-pee-puh l] /ˈkʌn triˌpi pəl/ noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. .
- Country risk
noun 1. (commerce) the risk associated with an overseas investment due to the conditions prevailing in the country in which it is made
noun 1. a style of popular music combining the features of rock-‘n’-roll and country music. Compare . 2. Geology. the rock surrounding and penetrated by mineral veins or igneous intrusions. noun 1. the rock surrounding a mineral vein or igneous intrusion noun 1. a style of rock music influenced by country and western
[kuhn-tree-seet] /ˈkʌn triˌsit/ noun, British. 1. a mansion or estate, especially one belonging to a distinguished family and large enough to accommodate house parties, hunt meetings, etc.