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far afield

Wide-ranging, at a distance, as in I started out identifying wild mushrooms, but since then I've gone far afield in other branches of botany . [c. 1400]
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I wasn't really sure if I wanted to be a hunter, so my dad told me we can get this apprentice hunting license and we can see if you like it," said Seth Wasilewski, a youth apprentice hunter in a new Families Afield video.
In May 2010, Vermont passed Families Afield legislation allowing kids to hunt with supervision before taking the Hunter Education course.
As more and more recent state and federal hunting-related data is released, an encouraging similarity continues to be seen: a growing youth movement is heading afield thanks to new opportunities.
It is the latest move by the Welsh-based enterprise to secure clients further afield.
Bush as Godly leaders, by arguing that their policies and actions (such as their treatment of poor people) fall far afield of Jesus' teachings.
The awards dinner took place at Villandry restaurant where lively conversations continued over dinner, giving the practices who had travelled from as far afield as Japan, Australia, Brazil and the US, the opportunity to meet key members of London's architectural community.
Matt has closed Raven's Gate--but evil forces are still afield and his fate is tied to four other kids around the world--who have never met.
Informatively written by Reno local Mike White, Afoot & Afield Reno-Tahoe: A Comprehensive Hiking Guide is a satisfyingly in-depth outdoor hiking guide to the Reno-Tahoe region on the Nevada-California border.
18 /PRNewswire/ -- Being afield for small game hunting can be one of fall's most pleasurable experiences.
Caption: Visits to the Bronx Zoo, the NYC Aquarium, the Museum of National History, the Queens Farm Museum and even as far afield as Lake Welch in the Catskills were among the field trips on offer this summer to 20 children aged 6-12 who are residents of Taft Housing located at 65 East 112th Street in Harlem.
He reports some Mexican consumers looking as lar afield as the Great Lakes region for OCC--a sign they must be pretty hungry for the material to consider buying from that distance, considering the high cost of transportation.
The A318 Elite corporate jet version could operate even further afield.
This is far afield for them, but it's not a huge part of their business.
The dictionary covers a wider range of terms than parasitology; some virology terms, such as Aino virus, are included, as are some far afield terms, including hundredweight, hydrogen half-cell, and zwitterions.
After a culling, surviving badgers expand their territories and wander far afield, spreading disease, she and her colleagues report in an upcoming Journal of Applied Ecology.