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adjective in·land \ˈin-ˌland, -lənd\

Definition of inland

  1. 1 :  of or relating to the interior of a country

  2. 2 chiefly British :  not foreign :  domestic

15th Century

First Known Use of inland

15th century


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noun in·land

Definition of inland

  1. :  the interior part of a country

1573

First Known Use of inland

1573


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adverb in·land

Definition of inland

  1. :  into or toward the interior

Examples of inland in a sentence

  1. They traveled inland from the sea.

  2. They live inland about three miles.

1600

First Known Use of inland

1600



INLAND Defined for English Language Learners

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adjective in·land \ˈin-ˌland, -lənd\

Definition of inland for English Language Learners

  • : of, relating to, or in the part of a country that is away from the coast or boundaries


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adverb in·land

Definition of inland for English Language Learners

  • : in, into, or toward the middle of a country : away from the coast


INLAND Defined for Kids

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adjective in·land \ˈin-ˌland, -lənd\

Definition of inland for Students

  1. :  of or relating to the part of a country away from the coast <inland towns>


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noun in·land

Definition of inland for Students

  1. :  the part of a country away from the coast or boundaries


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adverb in·land

Definition of inland for Students

  1. :  into or toward the area away from a coast <The storm moved inland.>



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