Lowlands
geographical name the central & E part of Scotland lying between the Highlands & the Southern Uplands

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lowlands — or The Lowlands can refer to;Geographic regions * Scottish Lowlands, all of mainland Scotland that isn t the Highlands (see also: Central Lowlands) * Northern European Lowlands, a region of Europe between the Central Highlands and the North Sea… …   Wikipedia

  • Lowlands — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Highlands y Lowlands escocesas Las Lowlands o Tierras bajas escocesas (en gaélico escocés, a Ghalldachd, es decir, la zona no gaélica ), es la denominación habitual, aunque no ofical, de la parte meridional de… …   Wikipedia Español

  • LOWLANDS — Profonde dépression structurale de l’Écosse centrale, orientée du nord est au sud est et limitée au nord et au sud par deux grandes failles à regard interne. L’érosion a creusé les roches les plus tendres du fossé (grès, houille), mettant en… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Lowlands — bezeichnet Tiefland auf Englisch, wie z. B. die Central Lowlands von Schottland ein Musikfestival: Lowlands (Festival) ein belgischer Vertrieb für Vinyl etc.: Lowlands (Vertrieb) Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lowlands —   [ ləʊləndz], Scottish Lowlands [ skɔtɪʃ ], zentralschottisches Tiefland zwischen Grampian Mountains (Highlands) und Southern Uplands, 50 80 km breit. Dort leben drei Viertel der Bevölkerung Schottlands …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Lowlands — Low·lands (lōʹləndz) A region of Scotland lying south of the Highlands.   Lowʹland adj. Lowʹland·er n. * * * n [pl] the region of Scotland south and east of the Highlands. It has flatter countryside and a larger population. See also Lallans. * *… …   Universalium

  • Lowlands — Les Lowlands (en vert clair), sur carte de l Écosse. Les Lowlands (basses terres) désigne les parties de l Écosse qui n appartiennent pas au Highlands (ou Gàidhealtachd), bien que ne constituant pas une zone géographique officielle du pays. Ils s …   Wikipédia en Français

  • lowlands — [[t]lo͟ʊləndz[/t]] N PLURAL: usu the N (The spelling lowland is sometimes used in American English. The form lowland is also used as a modifier.) Lowlands are an area of low, flat land. ...wherever you travel in the lowlands of the United Kingdom …   English dictionary

  • Lowlands — noun the southern part of Scotland that is not mountainous • Syn: ↑Lowlands of Scotland • Derivationally related forms: ↑Lowlander • Instance Hypernyms: ↑lowland • Part Holonyms: ↑Scotland …   Useful english dictionary

  • lowlands — low|lands [ˈləuləndz US ˈlou ] n [plural] an area of land that is lower than the land around it →↑highlands ▪ the Scottish lowlands >lowland adj [only before noun] ▪ a wild lowland landscape ▪ lowland farmers >lowlander n …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Lowlands — Low|lands the Lowlands the central part of Scotland which is lower than the land surrounding it →↑Highlands …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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