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meadowland

[med-oh-land]
noun
  1. an area or section of land that is a meadow or is used or kept as a meadow.
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Origin of meadowland

First recorded in 1645–55; meadow + land
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Examples from the Web for meadowland

Historical Examples

  • Meadowland came first, set with flowers, blue and red, like gems.

    Dream Days

    Kenneth Grahame

  • All honour to England, lanes and meadowland, notwithstanding.

    Robert Browning

    Edward Dowden

  • All at once, as they cleared some woods, she spied a bit of meadowland.

  • She rested her elbows on her knees and gazed with unseeing eyes at the meadowland below.

  • Beyond the trees there was a long sweep of meadowland down the hill side to the highway, and beyond to the rocky edge of the sea.

    Sisters

    Grace May North