upland
noun Date: 1566 1. high land especially at some distance from the sea ; plateau 2. ground elevated above the lowlands along rivers or between hills • upland adjectiveuplander noun

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  • Upland — Upland, NE U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 179 Housing Units (2000): 88 Land area (2000): 0.412573 sq. miles (1.068558 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.412573 sq. miles (1.068558 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Upland — Up land, a. 1. Of or pertaining to uplands; being on upland; high in situation; as, upland inhabitants; upland pasturage. [1913 Webster] Sometimes, with secure delight The upland hamlets will invite. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Pertaining to the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Upland — may refer to:*Upland (geology), an area of higher land **See also highland (geography) *Upland (freshwater ecology);Place namesIn the United States: *Upland, California *Upland, Indiana *Upland, Kansas;Other uses *Upland Brewing Company,… …   Wikipedia

  • upland — [up′lənd, up′land΄] n. land elevated above other land, as above land along a river adj. of or situated in upland …   English World dictionary

  • Upland — Up land, n. 1. High land; ground elevated above the meadows and intervals which lie on the banks of rivers, near the sea, or between hills; land which is generally dry; opposed to {lowland}, {meadow}, {marsh}, {swamp}, {interval}, and the like.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Upland — Upland, Landschaft im mittlern Schweden, im O. von der Ostsee, im S. vom Mälar begrenzt, ist im Innern fruchtbar und reich an Getreide und Wald, auch an Eisen, während die Küstenstriche die felsige Schärennatur mit zahlreichen vorgelagerten… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Upland — Upland, ehemalige Provinz Schwedens, bildet jetzt die Läne Stockholm, Upsala u. einen Theil von Westeräs …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • upland — ► NOUN (also uplands) ▪ an area of high or hilly land …   English terms dictionary

  • Upland — [up′lənd] [descriptive] city in SW Calif., near San Bernardino: pop. 68,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Upland — Das Upland, was plattdeutsch so viel wie Oberland oder „Auf dem Land“ heißt, ist der nordöstliche, zu Hessen gehörende Teil des ansonsten westfälischen Hochsauerlandes im Landkreis Waldeck Frankenberg, Nordhessen (Deutschland). Es entspricht der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Upland — El topónimo Upland puede hacer referencia a varios lugares de Estados Unidos: Upland, una ciudad en el estado de California; Upland, un municipio en el estado de Dakota del Norte; Upland, un pueblo en el estado de Indiana; Upland, una villa en el …   Wikipedia Español

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