tableland

noun ta·ble·land \ -bə(l)-ˌland \

Definition of tableland

: a broad level elevated area : plateau

Examples of tableland in a Sentence

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

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First Known Use of tableland

1672

tableland Synonyms

Synonyms
altiplano, mesa, table, plateau
Related Words
butte, dome, height, highland, upland; karoo (or karroo), puna

TABLELAND Defined for English Language Learners

tableland

noun

Definition of tableland for English Language Learners

  • : an area of high flat land


TABLELAND Defined for Kids

tableland

noun ta·ble·land \ ˈtā-bəl-ˌland \

Definition of tableland for Students



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