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addaword.gifdefinition of back forty

an extremely large amount of something that is usually unnecessary
Don't add too much flour to this cake. We don't need the whole back forty!
Submitted by: Christine from United States on 18/03/2012 13:49:00
Definition of back forty from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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