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landscape

noun [C]

landscape noun [C] (COUNTRYSIDE)

   /ˈlændˌskeɪp/ a large area of countryside, usually one without many buildings or other things that are not natural    /ˈlændˌskeɪp/ A landscape is also a view or picture of the countryside: She collects early twentieth century landscapes.

landscape noun [C] (AREA FEATURES)

earth science /ˈlændˌskeɪp/ the shape of the land and related features in a particular area: a desert landscape

landscape

verb [T]  /ˈlændˌskeɪp/ us  

landscape verb [T] (CHANGE APPEARANCE)

to change the appearance of an area of land, esp. by planting trees, flowers, and other plants: The park was beautifully landscaped.
(Definition of landscape from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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