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park·land

 (pärk′lănd′)
n.
1. A public park or an open area designated for public use: the vast parklands of Alaska.
2. Grassland with scattered clusters of trees or shrubs.

parkland

(ˈpɑːkˌlænd)
n
(Physical Geography) grassland with scattered trees

park•land

(ˈpɑrkˌlænd)

n.
1. a grassland with isolated or grouped trees, usu. in temperate regions.
2. wooded or verdant land for recreational use by the public.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.parkland - a large area of land preserved in its natural state as public propertyparkland - a large area of land preserved in its natural state as public property; "there are laws that protect the wildlife in this park"
national park - a tract of land declared by the national government to be public property
safari park - an area of parkland where wild animals are kept and can be viewed by visitors driving through
Translations

parkland

[ˈpɑːklænd] Nparques mpl

parkland

[ˈpɑːrklænd] nespaces mpl vertspark ranger n (in safari park)garde forestier m, garde forestière f

parkland

[ˈpɑːkˌlænd] nparco
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