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national park

n.
A tract of land declared public property by a national government with a view to its preservation and development for purposes of recreation and culture.

national park

n
(Human Geography) an area of countryside for public use designated by a national government as being of notable scenic, environmental, or historical importance

National Park

n
(Placename) a mountainous volcanic region in New Zealand, in the central North Island: ski resort

na′tional park′


n.
an area of scenic beauty, historical importance, etc. owned and maintained by a national government.
[1865–70]

national park

An area that is preserved chiefly for its outstanding natural beauty or scientific importance.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.national park - a tract of land declared by the national government to be public propertynational park - a tract of land declared by the national government to be public property
park, parkland - a large area of land preserved in its natural state as public property; "there are laws that protect the wildlife in this park"
Translations
národní park
nationalpark
kansallispuisto
nacionalni park
nemzeti park
国立公園
국립 공원
nationalpark
อุทยานแห่งชาติ
vườn quốc gia

national park

nparco nazionale

national park

حَدِيقَةٌ وَطَنِيةٌ národní park nationalpark Nationalpark εθνικό πάρκο parque nacional kansallispuisto parc national nacionalni park parco nazionale 国立公園 국립 공원 nationaal park nasjonalpark park narodowy parque nacional национальный парк nationalpark อุทยานแห่งชาติ milli park vườn quốc gia 国家公园
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The new America's National Park Collector's Series consists of collectable pins, patches and decals from vacationer's favorite national parks.
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Bush also was in town to promote the national Junior Rangers program, the National Park Service's effort to engage young people and their families in the country's national parks.
So, you figure, for the same price as a handful of tickets to see the Yankees, you could pack the kids into the Volvo and head to one of our national parks.
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