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Definition of Upland

Upland
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. 2. The country, as distinguished from the neighborhood of towns. [Obs.]

Meaning of Upland from wikipedia

- Upland or Uplands may refer to: Hill, an area of higher land, generally Highland, an area of higher land divided into low and high points Upland and lowland...
- Upland is a city in San Bernardino County, California, United States. The muni****lity is located at an elevation of 1,242 feet (379 m). As of the 2010...
- Upland and lowland are conditional descriptions of a plain based on elevation above sea level. In studies of the ecology of freshwater rivers, habitats...
- The terms Upland South and Upper South refer to the northern section of the Southern United States, in contrast to the Lower South or Deep South. There...
- The upland sandpiper (Bartramia longicauda) is a large sandpiper, closely related to the curlews. Older names are the upland plover and Bartram's sandpiper...
- Upland High School is a four-year public high school located in the city of Upland, California. The school was established in 1955 as part of the Chaffey...
- Upland rice is rice grown on dry soil rather than flooded rice paddies. Nearly 100 million people now depend on upland rice as their daily staple food...
- Upland game bird is an American term which refers to non-water fowl game birds hunted with pointing breeds, flushing spaniels, and retrievers. Ring necked...
- Upland hunting is an American term for a form of bird hunting in which the hunter pursues upland birds including quail, pheasant, grouse, wood****, prairie...
- Highlands or uplands are any mountainous region or elevated mountainous plateau. Generally speaking, upland (or uplands) refers to ranges of hills, typically...
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