Meaning of “lowland” in the English Dictionary

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"lowland" in British English

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lowlandnoun [ C usually plural ]

uk /ˈləʊ.lənd/ us /ˈloʊ.lənd/

flat land that is at, or not much higher than, sea level:

From the lowlands of the south to the rugged peaks in the north, this area has something for everyone.
These plants are mainly found in lowland areas/regions.

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

"lowland" in American English

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lowlandnoun [ C ]

us /ˈloʊ·lənd, -ˌlænd/

earth science an area of land that is not very high above the sea or that is lower than most of the land around it

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