noun up·land \ˈəp-lənd, -ˌland\

: a region of high land especially far from the sea

Full Definition of UPLAND

:  high land especially at some distance from the sea :  plateau
:  ground elevated above the lowlands along rivers or between hills
upland adjective
up·land·er \-lən-dər, -ˌlan-\ noun

Examples of UPLAND

  1. <the animals huddled on the upland as the floodwater rose>

First Known Use of UPLAND



geographical name Up·land \ˈəp-lənd\

Definition of UPLAND

city SW California W of San Bernardino pop 73,732
UPLAND Defined for Kids


noun up·land \ˈəp-lənd, -ˌland\

Definition of UPLAND for Kids

:  high land usually far from a coast or sea
July 06, 2015
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absolute or relating to a category
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