Meaning of “downs” in the English Dictionary

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"downs" in British English

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downsnoun [ plural ]

uk /daʊnz/ us /daʊnz/ UK

low hills covered in grass, especially used in the names of two such areas in southeast England:

the North Downs
the South Downs

(Definition of “downs” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)