tableland

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noun ta·ble·land \-bə(l)-ˌland\

Definition of tableland

  1. :  a broad level elevated area :  plateau

Examples of tableland in a sentence

  1. <to the east of the valley lies a vast, fertile tableland>

1672

First Known Use of tableland

1672


TABLELAND Defined for English Language Learners

tableland

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noun ta·ble·land \-bə(l)-ˌland\

Definition of tableland for English Language Learners

  • : an area of high flat land


TABLELAND Defined for Kids

tableland

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noun ta·ble·land \ˈtā-bəl-ˌland\

Definition of tableland for Students

  1. :  plateau



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