(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
adj. unpopulated, unpeopled, unsettled, vacant. See absence.
(Roget's IV) modif.
Syn. deserted, desolate, unsettled; see abandoned 1 , isolated .
(Roget's Thesaurus II) adjective Not spoken for or occupied: free, open, unoccupied, unreserved. See OWNED.

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