rusticate (RŬS-tĭ-kāt)

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Definition (Verb) To stay or live in the countryside; to live a quiet country life. In Context "The area south of Chapel Hill is still fairly rural and is a popular living area for university people with an itch to rusticate." Sara Pitzer, Off the Beaten Path North Carolina: A Guide to Unique Places, 2012.