marchland


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march·land

 (märch′lănd′)
n.
A borderland.

marchland

(ˈmɑːtʃˌlænd; -lənd)
n
(Human Geography) a less common word for borderland, march2
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.marchland - district consisting of the area on either side of a border or boundary of a country or an area; "the Welsh marches between England and Wales"
district, territorial dominion, territory, dominion - a region marked off for administrative or other purposes

marchland

noun
The line or area separating geopolitical units:
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