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English definition of “the Highlands”

the Highlands

noun [plural] uk   us  
a mountainous area in northern Scotland: the Scottish HighlandsNamed regions of countries
adjective [before noun] uk   us  
related to or connected with the Scottish Highlands: a Highland reelNamed regions of countries
(Definition of the Highlands from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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