Tableland

/ˈteɪb(ə)lland/

Origin

First recorded in 1690–1700; table + -land (Source: dictionary.com)

Definitions of Tableland

Tableland

noun

  1. an elevated and generally level region of considerable extent; plateau.
  2. flat elevated land; a plateau

dictionary.com

Tableland

noun

  1. A broad, high level region; a plateau.

lexico.com

Tableland

noun

  1. : a broad level elevated area : plateau

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Example sentences for Tableland

  1. After going over this tableland for about twelve miles, we again came down to the river, through a steep and sandy ravine.
  2. One set of tracks leads to the west, toward the Pacific coast, the other set to the north, toward the Bolivian tableland.
  3. However, the whole of the surface of the tableland cannot be used permanently, or during the entire summer.
  4. The Salta line was continued in 1908 to the Bolivian tableland.
  5. Hu Dra had disappeared from the tableland as suddenly but not as' tracklessly as a phantom.

Related words & Synonyms

plain, elevation, highland, butte, upland, mesa, table, stage, flat, plateau

Nearby words

tableau , tableau curtain , tableau vivant , tablecloth , tableful , tableside , tablespoon , tablespoonful , tablet , tablet chair

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