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Meaning of “national park” in the English Dictionary

"national park" in British English

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national parknoun [C]

uk   us  
an ​area of a ​country that is ​protected by the ​government because of ​itsnaturalbeauty or because it has a ​specialhistory
(Definition of national park from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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national parknoun [C]

 us   /ˈnæʃ·ə·nəl ˈpɑrk/
an ​area that is ​owned and ​maintained by the ​government because of ​itsnaturalbeauty or ​importance to ​history: Yellowstone National Park
(Definition of national park from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “national park”
in Chinese (Simplified) 国家公园…
in Turkish millî park…
in Russian заповедник…
in Chinese (Traditional) 國家公園…
in Polish park narodowy…
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