land mass


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Noun1.land mass - a large continuous extent of land
continent - one of the large landmasses of the earth; "there are seven continents"; "pioneers had to cross the continent on foot"
dry land, ground, solid ground, terra firma, earth, land - the solid part of the earth's surface; "the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land"; "the earth shook for several minutes"; "he dropped the logs on the ground"
subcontinent - a large and distinctive landmass (as India or Greenland) that is a distinct part of some continent
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land mass

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After incessant heavy rain in the area, there was a landslide on August 9 and 27 houses in Thae Phyu Kone village were buried under the huge land mass. Search and Rescue team have so far found 64 dead.
Balochistan is the largest provinces of Pakistan comprising over 47 per cent of the land mass of the country.
As the most populous emirate, Dubai's land mass pales in comparison to the capital."
According to Kantipur daily, another hotel Dwarika, Til Ganaga Eye Hospital, Gaushala Guest House (Dharmasala) and Tribhuvan International Airport too have paid very low amount for using colossal land mass of Pashupatinath temple.
A land mass fell on a home from a mountain in Ganjan Gan at Daneedn , a suburb of Chitral leaving 3 persons including a woman dead.
BARA: At least two labourers died and another was critically injured in landsliding here on Sunday.According to details, three labourers were engaged in digging land in tehsil Bara of district Khyber when a big land mass fell over them.
Urban Dublin makes up less thof than 1% of the land mass the country but is home to over 40% of its housing wealth.
Gubernatorial candidate of the New Nigerian Peoples Party (NNPP) in Bauchi State, Ambassador Shuaibu Ahmed has promised that if elected into power in 2019, his administration would harness the state's agricultural potentials because according to him, the state is endowed with a land mass of 4, 925, 900 million hectares of land out of which about 3, 940, 000 million hectares are suitable for farming.
One person died while some others were injured when a big land mass fell over a house in a suburban area of district Shangla.
At this free, drop-in event, you can be part of history as the district works to restore the oak ecosystems that once covered over one-third of the county's land mass. Travel along the half-mile trail to the restoration zone where you can help plant trees, learn about our keystone species, play an oak-themed game, listen to music and enjoy a snack.
PESHAWAR -- At least four women were killed after a land mass fell in district Khyber of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Monday.
As of 2017, the combined area planted with palm oil, rubber, cocoa, pepper, kenaf and sago is 6,910,773 hectares, accounting for more than 63 per cent of agriculture land and about 21 per cent of Malaysia's land mass.