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inland

[ adjective in-luhnd; adverb, noun in-land, -luhnd ]
/ adjective ˈɪn lənd; adverb, noun ˈɪnˌlænd, -lənd /
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adjective
pertaining to or situated in the interior part of a country or region: inland cities.
British. domestic or internal: inland revenue.
adverb
in or toward the interior of a country.
noun
the interior part of a country.
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Origin of inland

before 950; Middle English, Old English; see in-1, land
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British Dictionary definitions for inland

inland

adjective (ˈɪnlənd)
of, concerning, or located in the interior of a country or region away from a sea or border
mainly British operating within a country or region; domestic; not foreign
noun (ˈɪnˌlænd, -lənd)
the interior of a country or region
adverb (ˈɪnˌlænd, -lənd)
towards or into the interior of a country or region

Derived forms of inland

inlander, noun
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