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southland

[ south-luhnd, -land ]
/ ˈsaʊθ lənd, -ˌlænd /
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noun

a southern area.
the southern part of a country.
the Southland, the U.S. South.

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Origin of southland

before 1000; Middle English south lond,Old English sūthland;see south, land
southlander, noun
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