parcel of land


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Noun1.parcel of land - an extended area of landparcel of land - an extended area of land    
baseball diamond, infield, diamond - the area of a baseball field that is enclosed by 3 bases and home plate
center field, centerfield, center - the piece of ground in the outfield directly ahead of the catcher; "he hit the ball to deep center"
left field, leftfield, left - the piece of ground in the outfield on the catcher's left; "the batter flied out to left"
outfield - the area of a baseball playing field beyond the lines connecting the bases
right field, rightfield, right - the piece of ground in the outfield on the catcher's right
short - the location on a baseball field where the shortstop is stationed
railway yard, railyard, yard - an area having a network of railway tracks and sidings for storage and maintenance of cars and engines
desert - arid land with little or no vegetation
oasis - a fertile tract in a desert (where the water table approaches the surface)
battlefield, battleground, field of battle, field of honor, field - a region where a battle is being (or has been) fought; "they made a tour of Civil War battlefields"
minefield - a region in which explosives mines have been placed
breeding ground - a place where animals breed
clearing, glade - a tract of land with few or no trees in the middle of a wooded area
field - a piece of land cleared of trees and usually enclosed; "he planted a field of wheat"
field of fire - the area that a weapon or group of weapons can cover effectively with gun fire from a given position
grounds - a tract of land cleared for some special purposes (recreation or burial etc.)
athletic field, playing area, playing field, field - a piece of land prepared for playing a game; "the home crowd cheered when Princeton took the field"
industrial park - a tract of land at a distance from city center that is designed for a cluster of businesses and factories
grassland - land where grass or grasslike vegetation grows and is the dominant form of plant life
mud flat - a tract of low muddy land near an estuary; covered at high tide and exposed at low tide
parade ground - an area for holding parades
fairground - an open area for holding fairs or exhibitions or circuses
midway - the place at a fair or carnival where sideshows and similar amusements are located
fairway - a tract of ground free of obstacles to movement
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"
common, commons, green, park - a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area; "they went for a walk in the park"
picnic area, picnic ground - a tract of land set aside for picnicking
public square, square - an open area at the meeting of two or more streets
toll plaza - an area where tollbooths are located
range - a large tract of grassy open land on which livestock can graze; "they used to drive the cattle across the open range every spring"; "he dreamed of a home on the range"
sector - a portion of a military position
land site, site - the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located); "a good site for the school"
subdivision - an area composed of subdivided lots
mine field - a tract of land containing explosive mines
terrain - a piece of ground having specific characteristics or military potential; "they decided to attack across the rocky terrain"
plot of ground, plot of land, patch, plot - a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation; "a bean plot"; "a cabbage patch"; "a briar patch"
lot - a parcel of land having fixed boundaries; "he bought a lot on the lake"
yard - a tract of land enclosed for particular activities (sometimes paved and usually associated with buildings); "they opened a repair yard on the edge of town"
yard - a tract of land where logs are accumulated
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They lived in this separate condition about six months, and had got in their first harvest, though the quantity was but small, the parcel of land they had planted being but little.
Neither Raila nor me need the parcel of land." He asked the EACC to carry out thorough investigations into the matter and prosecute him in court.
A fundraising campaign to purchase and restore a parcel of land near the Stiperstones has hit the halfway mark.
The statement of claim filed by the plaintiff indicated that the former Governor of the Bank of Ghana has taken over a parcel of land measuring 722 acres at Drobonso in the Sekyere Afram Plains District, and planted teak trees for commercial use without paying any money to the plaintiff against a valuation of the land done by a certified valuation, which revealed that the land used by the defendant was valued at GHS4,332,000.
A court has extended orders stopping Kisumu county government from sharing a parcel of land under its jurisdiction with Nandi county.
Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista approved an ordinance that will develop a parcel of land in Barangay San Bartolome for the socialized housing project site intended for the city's informal settler families (ISFs).
Washington, US-based real estate development and property management firm Schnitzer West has purchased the Delgany property, a parcel of land located in the Central Business District of Denver, Colorado, the company said.
While most of the lands have now been redeveloped, one parcel of land was left for future development, the South Point.
International Resource News-February 7, 2018--Sunrise Energy Ventures to purchase seventeen-acre parcel of land in Illinois
He claims to have bought the parcel of land in 1988 from the late Ma Tiegay Jusu Kamara, but notes that he was unable to construct on the land due to the civil crisis here.
The farmers, who are members of the Madaum Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Association (Marbai), had staked claim on a 145-hectare parcel of land which Lorenzo's LFC is also claiming.