parkland

[ pahrk-land ]
/ ˈpɑrkˌlænd /

noun

a grassland region with isolated or grouped trees, usually in temperate regions.
wooded or verdant land for recreational use by the public; parklike terrain.

Nearby words

  1. parkinson's facies,
  2. parkinson's law,
  3. parkinson's syndrome,
  4. parkinsonian,
  5. parkinsonism,
  6. parkman,
  7. parkman, francis,
  8. parkour,
  9. parks,
  10. parks, rosa

Origin of parkland

First recorded in 1905–10; park + land

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British Dictionary definitions for parkland

parkland

/ (ˈpɑːkˌlænd) /

noun

grassland with scattered trees
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