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
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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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Best man was Douglas Marchland Minor, father of the groom.
Egyptians, Sumerians, Assyrians, Babylonians, and Hittites variously occupied the strategic ground of Syria during this period, as it was a marchland between their various empires.
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This chapter is followed by Harold Sullivan's case study of the dynamics of regional development and assimilation using the marchland of South-East Ulster as his model.
In his 45-year career, he has alternated between dramatic stage, musicals, film and TV including Star Wars, Local Hero, Law and Order and Marchland .
The marchland principle is especially important in that a series of other processes follow from it.
The first set of essays begins with this marchland and ends with a tribute to Viborg-Viipuri, now a dismal Russian town but once upon a time the quadrilingual "Alexandria of the North.
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In a recent interview, he described how he danced during breaks in the filming of supernatural drama Marchlands to lighten the marchlands to lighten the mood.
She's since appeared in Upstairs, Downstairs, Five Days, New Tricks, Doctor Who, Marchlands, In Love with Barbara, Moving On, Song for Marion and Last Tango in Halifax.
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To understand the mind of those who live in the veiled, history-bound, intellectually suicidal Crownlands of Cannonia, a country rising from foggy, boggy Marchlands upon which bloody stalemates were fought, one must follow two lines of thought.