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  • 1 HeadLand — era una Serie de televisión australiana de drama producida por Seven Network que se transmitió desde el 15 de Noviembre de 2005 al 21 de Enero de 2006. Seven Network filmó 52 episodios de la primera serie. La producción de la segunda serie ha… …

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  • 2 Headland — Headland, AL U.S. city in Alabama Population (2000): 3523 Housing Units (2000): 1516 Land area (2000): 16.032531 sq. miles (41.524063 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.009766 sq. miles (0.025294 sq. km) Total area (2000): 16.042297 sq. miles… …

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  • 3 Headland, AL — U.S. city in Alabama Population (2000): 3523 Housing Units (2000): 1516 Land area (2000): 16.032531 sq. miles (41.524063 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.009766 sq. miles (0.025294 sq. km) Total area (2000): 16.042297 sq. miles (41.549357 sq. km)… …

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  • 4 Headland — Head land (h[e^]d l[a^]nd), n. 1. A cape; a promontory; a point of land projecting into the sea or other expanse of water. Sow the headland with wheat. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. A ridge or strip of unplowed at the ends of furrows, or near a fence.… …

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  • 5 headland — O.E. heafod lond “strip of land left unplowed at the edge of a field to leave room for the plow to turn,” naturally identified with boundaries; see HEAD (Cf. head) (n.) + LAND (Cf. land) (n.). Meaning “high cape, promontory” is from 1520s …

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  • 6 headland — ► NOUN ▪ a narrow piece of land projecting into the sea …

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  • 7 headland — [hed′land΄; ] for 2 usually [, hed′lənd] n. [ME hedelonde < OE heafod lond] 1. the unbroken soil at the edge of a plowed field, esp. at the ends of the furrows 2. a cape or point of land reaching out into the water; esp., a promontory …

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  • 8 HeadLand — infobox television show name = headLand caption = format = Drama runtime = approx. 0:42 per episode (plus commercials) creator = Bevan Lee country = Australia starring = See Cast below network = Seven Network first aired = 15 November2005 last… …

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  • 9 Headland — A headland is an area of land adjacent to water on three sides. A large headland may also be called a peninsula. Long, narrow and high headlands may be called promontories. When headlands significantly affect the ocean currents they are often… …

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  • 10 Headland — This uncommon name is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is a topographical surname acquired in the first instance by someone who lived by a headland, or the upper end of an area of land. The name derives from the Olde English pre 7th Century heafod ,… …

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  • 11 headland — UK [ˈhedlənd] / US noun [countable] Word forms headland : singular headland plural headlands a narrow piece of land that sticks out into the sea …

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  • 12 Headland — Original name in latin Headland Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 31.35128 latitude 85.34216 altitude 121 Population 4510 Date 2011 05 14 …

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  • 13 headland — [[t]he̱dlənd[/t]] headlands N COUNT A headland is a narrow piece of land which sticks out from the coast into the sea …

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  • 14 headland — noun Date: before 12th century 1. unplowed land at the ends of furrows or near a fence 2. a point of usually high land jutting out into a body of water ; promontory …

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  • 15 headland — /hed leuhnd/, n. 1. a promontory extending into a large body of water. 2. a strip of unplowed land at the ends of furrows or near a fence or border. [bef. 1000; ME hedeland, OE heafodland. See HEAD, LAND] * * * …

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  • 16 headland — noun a) A bit of coastal land that juts into the sea; cape b) The unplowed boundary of a field Syn: peninsula …

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  • 17 headland —   at the coast, land utting out further into the sea and separating bays. see also discordant coast …

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  • 18 headland — Synonyms and related words: beak, bill, breakwater, cape, chersonese, coral reef, delta, foreland, head, hook, mull, naze, ness, peninsula, point, promontory, reef, sandspit, spit, spur, tongue …

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  • 19 headland — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. promontory, spit, cape, spur. See convexity, height. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. bluff, cliff, cape; see hill , cape …

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  • 20 headland — head|land [ˈhedlənd] n an area of land that sticks out from the coast into the sea …

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