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headland Saltos de línea: head|land
Pronunciación: /ˈhɛdlənd/
/ˈhɛdland/

Definición de headland en inglés:

sustantivo

1A narrow piece of land that projects from a coastline into the sea.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The Fal estuary is long and wide, and Falmouth grew along its western side in a straggling way, curving round into docks at the southern end where a headland projects to narrow the mouth.
  • Scarborough Castle and Whitby Abbey - on the headlands of Yorkshire's coastline, these offer challenging walks with the reward of fantastic views.
  • They create a spectacular panorama of carved coastlines and headlands as well as a rich ecosystem that supports an unusual abundance of wildlife.
Sinónimos
cape, promontory, point, head, foreland, peninsula, ness, spit, tongue, horn, bill, bluff;
Scottish mull
2A strip of land left unploughed at the end of a field.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • These represent the headlands separating bundles of strips within the open fields, where animals turned while ploughing.
  • The soil at one point on the headland of a neighbouring field about 100 metres west of the south-west corner of Packhouse Field was also sampled; the location and result also appear at appendix 12.
  • In Britain, fields are much smaller with headlands and hedgerows that are vital to wildlife and traditionally many different crop species are grown in the same area, often in rotation.

Palabras que riman con headland

Shetland • Lakeland

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