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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 Upland South or Upper South is a cultural and geographic subregion in the inland part of the Southern and lower Midwestern states. It differs from...
- Upland is a borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States. Upland is governed by an elected seven-member borough council. The po****tion was...
- 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...
- The Central Russian Upland (also Central Upland and East European Upland) is an upland area of the East European Plain and is an undulating plateau with...
- Upland game bird is an American term which refers to non-water fowl game birds in groundcover-rich terrestrial ecosystems above wetlands and riparian zones...
- The upland moa (Megalapteryx didinus) was a species of moa endemic to New Zealand. It was a member of the ratite family, a type of flightless bird with...
- Upland hunting is an American term for a form of hunting in which the hunter pursues upland birds including quail, pheasant, grouse, wood****, prairie...