moorland

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noun moor·land \-lənd, -ˌland\

Definition of moorland

  1. :  land consisting of moors :  a stretch of moor

Examples of moorland in a sentence

  1. an area of open moorland

  2. We hiked across the moorlands.

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of moorland

before 12th century


MOORLAND Defined for English Language Learners

moorland

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noun moor·land \-lənd, -ˌland\

Definition of moorland for English Language Learners

  • : land that consists of moors


MOORLAND Defined for Kids

moorland

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noun moor·land \ˈmu̇r-lənd\

Definition of moorland for Students

  1. :  land consisting of ground that is too wet or too poor for farming


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