in·​hold·​ing | \ ˈin-ˌhōl-diŋ How to pronounce inholding (audio) \

Definition of inholding

: privately owned land inside the boundary of a national park

Examples of inholding in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Sheldon Chalet is a small, luxury lodge located on a private inholding within the park, about 10 miles from the Denali summit. Anchorage Daily News, 5 Apr. 2021 The private inholding surrounded by public land had been a top priority for the Forest Service for several years and at one point had been offered for subdivisions. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 7 Oct. 2020 The historic private inholding sits in a high alpine bowl above Independence Mine. Zaz Hollander, Anchorage Daily News, 20 Mar. 2018 The nearly 5-acre Sheldon property sits on an inholding within the Denali National Park, according to Tucker Carlson, a National Park Service ranger who works at the Talkeetna visitor center. Zaz Hollander, Anchorage Daily News, 17 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of inholding

1947, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of inholding was in 1947

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“Inholding.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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