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virgin

2 adjective
     
virgin2 [only before noun]
1

virgin land/forest/soil/snow etc

DN land etc that is still in its natural state and has not been used or changed by people
2 without sexual experience:
3

virgin territory

something new that you are experiencing for the first time
4

(extra) virgin olive oil

the highest quality of olive oil, made from the first pressing of the olives

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