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linksland

Syllabification: links·land
Pronunciation: /ˈliNGkslənd
 
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Definition of linksland in English:

noun

Scottish
Level or undulating sandy ground covered by coarse grass and near the sea.
Example sentences
  • Shaped by one of the few men to be trusted with the last precious piece of bona fide linksland in Scotland, it is truly beautiful.
  • The best linksland, by contrast, is sand-based with towering dunes and endless slopes.
  • Perched on true linksland a hundred feet above the Pacific, Bandon Dunes and its sister, Pacific Dunes, captured our Best New honors in '99 and '01.

Origin

1920s: from Scots links 'rising ground' (see links) + land.

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