tableland

[ tey-buh l-land ]
/ ˈteɪ bəlˌlænd /

noun

an elevated and generally level region of considerable extent; plateau.

Origin of tableland

First recorded in 1690–1700; table + -land
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British Dictionary definitions for tableland

tableland

/ (ˈteɪbəlˌlænd) /

noun

flat elevated land; a plateau
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Science definitions for tableland

tableland

[ tābəl-lănd′ ]

A flat, elevated region, such as a plateau or mesa.
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