American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. An elevated area of barren rocky land with little or no soil cover, often crossed by dry stream channels. Often used in the plural: the scablands of eastern Washington.
- n. US, geography High, flat land of igneous rock, with thin soil and deep channels formed by glaciers or glacial floods.
- From scab + land. (Wiktionary)
“The Turnbull Wildlife Refuge protects 16,000 acres of scabland habitat near Cheney.”
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