Salisbury Plain
geographical name plateau S England in Wiltshire NW of Salisbury

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Salisbury Plain — is a chalk plateau in central southern England covering convert|300|sqmi|km2. [ Salisbury Plain , Encyclopaedia Britannica . Accessed 2006 02 11.] It is part of the Southern England Chalk Formation and largely lies within the county of Wiltshire …   Wikipedia

  • Salisbury Plain — a large piece of open country in southern England, used by the army as a training area. ↑Stonehenge, a structure of stone circles from 2500 1500 BC, is on Salisbury Plain …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Salisbury Plain — rolling plateau in S Wiltshire, England: site of Stonehenge …   English World dictionary

  • Salisbury Plain — Typische Landschaft des Salisbury Plain, hier am Walbury Hill Salisbury Plain ist eine rund 780 km² große Hochebene aus Kreide im zentralen Südengland und gehört zur südenglischen Kreideformation. Der größte Teil der Ebene liegt in der Grafschaft …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Salisbury Plain — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Salisbury Plain peut désigner : Salisbury Plain, une plaine de Géorgie du Sud Salisbury Plain, un plateau du sud de l Angleterre Catégorie :… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Salisbury Plain — a plateau in S England, N of Salisbury: the site of Stonehenge. * * * Salisbury Plain [Salisbury Plain] a large area of open land to the north and west of ↑Salisbury in southern England. It is used by the British Army as a training ground, and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Salisbury Plain — Sp Sòlsberio lygumà Ap Salisbury Plain L Jungtinėje Karalystėje (Anglija) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Salisbury Plain — Sp Sòlsberio lygumà Ap Salisbury Plain L D. Britanijoje (Anglija) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Salisbury Plain — a plateau in S England, N of Salisbury: the site of Stonehenge. * * * ▪ plain, England, United Kingdom       one of Great Britain s best known open spaces, consisting of a plateaulike area covering about 300 square miles (775 square km), in the… …   Universalium

  • Salisbury Plain — Salis′bury Plain′ n. geg a plateau in S England, N of Salisbury: the site of Stonehenge …   From formal English to slang

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