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parkland

[pahrk-land]
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noun
  1. a grassland region with isolated or grouped trees, usually in temperate regions.
  2. wooded or verdant land for recreational use by the public; parklike terrain.
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Origin of parkland

First recorded in 1905–10; park + land
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Related Words for parkland

lawn, square, garden, estate, plaza, place, playground, forest, meadow, woodland, esplanade, green, lot, tract, grass, grounds, parkland

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Contemporary Examples of parkland

Historical Examples of parkland

  • A Parkland man got in a punt, sending the ball to a great height.

    King of Ranleigh

    F. S. (Frederick Sadlier) Brereton

  • Parkland fellows knew it also, and were as keen to win as Ranleigh.

    King of Ranleigh

    F. S. (Frederick Sadlier) Brereton

  • If Parkland fellows are as fit as ours, why, then the tussle'll be all the harder.

    King of Ranleigh

    F. S. (Frederick Sadlier) Brereton

  • But if he had his work to do, so also had the keeper of the Parkland goal.

    King of Ranleigh

    F. S. (Frederick Sadlier) Brereton

  • He looked up at the sun and then round the parkland stretching about the house.


British Dictionary definitions for parkland

parkland

noun
  1. grassland with scattered trees
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