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lowland

noun low·land \ ˈlō-lənd , -ˌland \
|Updated on: 20 Jun 2018

Definition of lowland

: low or level country

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First Known Use of lowland

15th century

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lowland

adjective

Definition of lowland

1 capitalized : of or relating to the Lowlands of Scotland
2 : of or relating to a lowland

First Known Use of lowland

1504

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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LOWLAND Defined for English Language Learners

lowland

Definition of lowland for English Language Learners

  • : an area where the land is at, near, or below the level of the sea and where there are not usually mountains or large hills


LOWLAND Defined for Kids

lowland

noun low·land \ ˈlō-lənd \

Definition of lowland for Students

: low flat country


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