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A city of southern California east of Los Angeles at the foot of the San Gabriel Mountains.


 (ŭp′lənd, -lănd′)
1. Land or an area of land of high elevation, especially when level.
2. Land in the interior of a country.
Of, relating to, or located in an upland.
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(Physical Geography) (often plural) an area of high or relatively high ground
(Physical Geography) relating to or situated in an upland
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(ˈʌp lənd, -ˌlænd)

1. land elevated above other land.
2. the higher ground of a region or district; an elevated region.
3. land above the level where water flows or where flooding occurs.
4. of or pertaining to uplands or elevated regions.


(ˈʌp lənd)

a city in SW California, E of Los Angeles. 63,374.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.upland - elevated (e.g., mountainous) landupland - elevated (e.g., mountainous) land  
down - (usually plural) a rolling treeless highland with little soil
natural elevation, elevation - a raised or elevated geological formation
plateau, tableland - a relatively flat highland
Adj.1.upland - used of high or hilly countryupland - used of high or hilly country  
lowland - of relatively low or level country
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A. Ntierra f alta, meseta f uplandstierras fpl altas
B. ADJde la meseta
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n (usu pl) → Hochland nt no pl
adjHochland-; upland areaHochlandgebiet nt
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