(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.
[kuhn-tree-sahyd] /ˈkʌn triˌsaɪd/ noun 1. a particular section of a , especially a rural section. 2. its inhabitants. /ˈkʌntrɪˌsaɪd/ noun 1. a rural area or its population n. mid-15c., literally “one side of a country” (a valley, a mountain range, etc.), from country + side (n.); hence, “any tract of land having a natural unity” […]
- Countryside agency
noun 1. (in England) a government agency that promotes the conservation and enjoyment of the countryside and aims to stimulate employment in rural areas