Definition of southland
: land in the south : the south of a country
Recent Examples of southland from the Web
As if celebrating the end of California’s epic drought, vast expanses of wildflowers covered swaths of the Central Valley and southland deserts this spring.
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First Known Use of southland
before 12th century
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