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English definition of “highlands”


noun [plural]     /ˈhaɪ.ləndz/
a mountainous area of a country : Most villages in the highlands are now connected by roads .Hills and mountains highland     /-lənd/ adjective [before noun] in or relating to an area with mountains or hills : highland springs Hills and mountains
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