from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An area of land formed or lying above the piedmont and below the timberline.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Terrain that is at a relatively high elevation — generally, higher than foothills but not above the timberline — consisting of mountainous areas or elevated expanses of plain.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an area lying above the piedmont but below the timberline


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