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1highland

noun high·land \ˈhī-lənd\

: an area where there are many mountains or where the land is high above the level of the sea

Full Definition of HIGHLAND

:  elevated or mountainous land
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Examples of HIGHLAND

  1. <there are permanent glaciers in the cool, humid highlands of the Pacific Northwest>

First Known Use of HIGHLAND

before 12th century

Rhymes with HIGHLAND

2highland

adjective

Definition of HIGHLAND

1
:  of or relating to a highland
2
capitalized :  of or relating to the Highlands of Scotland

First Known Use of HIGHLAND

15th century

Highland

geographical name High·land \ˈhī-lənd\

Definition of HIGHLAND

1
city SE California E of San Bernardino pop 53,104
2
town NW Indiana S of Hammond pop 23,727
3
administrative area N Scotland area 9806 square miles (25,398 square kilometers)

Rhymes with HIGHLAND

HIGHLAND Defined for Kids

highland

noun high·land \ˈhī-lənd\

Definition of HIGHLAND for Kids

:  high or hilly country

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