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terrainnoun [U]

uk   us   /təˈreɪn/
an ​area of ​land, when ​consideringitsnaturalfeatures: The ​carhandlesparticularly well on ​rough terrain.
(Definition of terrain from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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terrainnoun [U]

 us   /təˈreɪn/
an ​area of ​land, esp. when ​consideringitsnaturalfeatures: ruggedmountain terrain
(Definition of terrain from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “terrain”
in Spanish Terreno…
in Vietnamese địa hình…
in Malaysian rupa bumi…
in Thai ลักษณะภูมิประเทศ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 地形,地势, 地带…
in Turkish arazi, alan, yer…
in Russian местность…
in Indonesian bentuk tanah, bentuk daratan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 地形,地勢, 地帶…
in Polish teren…
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