Meaning of “homeland” in the English Dictionary

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"homeland" in British English

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homelandnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈhəʊm.lænd/ us /ˈhoʊm.lænd/

the country you were born in

(in the past) one of the areas in South Africa in which black people were separated from whites under the political system of apartheid

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

"homeland" in American English

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homelandnoun [ C ]

us /ˈhoʊmˌlænd, -lənd/

the country where you were born

(Definition of “homeland” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)