Definition of 'moorland'
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Had he spotted something on the rugged moorland we looked out on to? Times, Sunday Times (2016)In spring and summer the sky can be full of aerial displays by some of the grandest moorland birds. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The wind itself had ceased and a brilliant, deep blue sky arched high over the moorland. The Secret Garden (1911)Peat and moorland replaced forest naturally over a large part of the Scottish uplands a very long time ago. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Be careful about placing birds in landscapes - adding a sketch of a river bird to a moorland scene would be incorrect! Learn to Draw Countryside (1996)Anyone who has tried it knows that trees don't grow well on high moorland and are liable to blow over before maturity. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Wild open moorland follows, with tremendous views west to the hills of Donegal. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Throw in views across moorland to the mountains and there's no better Highland hideaway. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The English set up camp on the high moorland but now faced the full onslaught of torrential rain, high winds and the cold. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'moorland'
British English: moorland NOUN
Moorland is land which consists of moors.
Definition of moorland from the Collins English Dictionary
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