Definition of northland
: land in the north : the north of a country
Recent Examples of northland from the Web
Want to own land in the northland near Smithville Lake?
The chances for a tornado are higher in the northland than south of the river.
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First Known Use of northland
before 12th century
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Definition of northland for Students
: land in the north : the north of a country or region
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