Driftless Area

(redirected from Driftless zone)
Also found in: Encyclopedia.
Related to Driftless zone: Driftless Region

Drift·less Area

(drĭft′ləs)
An eroded, unglaciated region of the northern Midwest including most of western Wisconsin and parts of Illinois, Iowa, and Minnesota.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
In spirit and tone The Driftless Zone is an homage to hard-boiled detective fiction (how could it be otherwise in a book whose characters wear names like the Sneering Brunette, the Fag with No Eyebrows, and Billy Verite?