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upland

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noun up·land \ˈəp-lənd, -ˌland\

Simple Definition of upland

  • : a region of high land especially far from the sea

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of upland

  1. 1 :  high land especially at some distance from the sea :  plateau

  2. 2 :  ground elevated above the lowlands along rivers or between hills

upland

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uplander

play \-lən-dər, -ˌlan-\ noun

Examples of upland in a sentence

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



1566

First Known Use of upland

1566


Upland

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geographical name Up·land \ˈəp-lənd\

Definition of Upland

  1. city SW California W of San Bernardino pop 73,732




UPLAND Defined for Kids

upland

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noun up·land \ˈəp-lənd, -ˌland\

Definition of upland for Students

  1. :  high land usually far from a coast or sea





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