Definition of tableland in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈteɪb(ə)lland/


A broad, high level region; a plateau.
Example sentences
  • At its southern end, the terrain drops down to the Santa Rosa Plateau, a 2,000-foot-high tableland with canyons, mesas, and low hills.
  • Big Mountain sits atop a rolling tableland called Black Mesa, beneath which lie an estimated 20 billion tons of high-quality, low-sulfur coal.
  • He noted that the gorge cut through an elevated tableland and extended about 11 kilometres from the Falls down to Queenston.

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