Guiana Highlands


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Guiana Highlands

A mountainous tableland region of northern South America extending from southeast Venezuela into Guyana and northern Brazil.
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Noun1.Guiana Highlands - a mountainous tableland in northern South America; extends from Venezuela into Guyana and northern Brazil
South America - a continent in the western hemisphere connected to North America by the Isthmus of Panama
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The Guiana highlands are the higher elevations of this formation found in west central Guyana.
Kaieteur National Park occupies a sizable patch of land in the center of the Guiana Highlands (or Guiana Shield), thought to be the Earth's oldest surface at roughly 2 billion years old.