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.
26m x 4m Small triangular parcel of land 32sqm at south east corner of Nile Street 27sqm thin strip of land south west of 23 Richmond Street Small parcel of land approx.
YORKSHIRE Water is to sell a parcel of land at its Fixby Treatment WorKs at an auction in London later this month - and it's expected to fetch around PS1/4m.
Properties sold on the night included a parcel of land at Martley for pounds 24,000: a terraced house requiring renovation in Worcester City for pounds 92,500: a small parcel of land at Uphampton near Ombersley (sold prior): a building plot for a stunning eco-house adjoining The Grange at Battenhall which went at pounds 185,000 and an outstanding residential barn conversion in the Teme Valley in 1.
As previously disclosed, the Company had entered into an agreement with the municipal government of Ruichang City, Jiangxi Province, for the investment and construction of a sportswear manufacturing base on a parcel of land in Ruichang city, Jiangxi Province, PRC.
She said Cardiff's hand was forced by the EC which ruled that a single parcel of land can be used by different farmers to claim SFPs and RDP payments at the same time.
A parcel of land of approximately 2,500 square feet and any buildings on Osgood Avenue assessed to Marie A.
295 acre parcel of land that operates under a leasehold interest which expires in 2047.
The Senachwine Club (Club), the owner of a parcel of land in Putnam County, Illinois, requested a change of the assessment classification of several parcels of its land from residential (recreational) to agricultural.
Villeneuve is providing a 600-acre parcel of land for the facility and to stockpile wood waste inventory.
His group, part of a new alliance of nonprofit groups formed to raise funds for parks and open spaces at a parcel of land north of Chinatown, received $1 million from Meruelo.