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  • n. Plural form of tableland.


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  • The Eastern Highland Rim has more level terrain than the Western Highland Rim (71f), with landforms characterized as tablelands of moderate relief and irregular plains.

    Ecoregions of Tennessee (EPA)

  • Sizable portions in the United States are hilly or classified as tablelands with moderate relief (100-175 meters (m)).

    Great Plains ecoregion (CEC)

  • Driving out of the city, my friend and I soon left the strip malls behind and were traveling across open scrubland punctuated by stark, serrated limestone cliffs and tablelands.

    Thai Noon

  • Besides metals, feathers were also considered valuable objects in the American tablelands.

    The artesanias of Michoacan - an introduction

  • Farther off, on the northern tablelands: jackals, wild dogs, leopards.

    Memory Wall

  • The intersection of Desiderata and Jules Verne formed a kind of gulch, the balconied terraces of Freeside cliff dwellers rising gradually to the grassy tablelands of another casino complex.

    Wonder Woman and the Lasso of Truth

  • The Western High Plains ecoregion is a landscape of rolling plains and tablelands formed by the erosion of the Rocky Mountains.

    Ecoregions of North Dakota and South Dakota (EPA)

  • The Arizona/New Mexico Plateau represents a large transitional region between the semiarid grasslands and low relief tablelands of the Southwestern Tablelands ecoregion in the east, the drier shrublands and woodland covered higher relief tablelands of the Colorado Plateau in the north, and the lower, hotter, less vegetated Mojave Basin and Range in the west and Chihuahuan Deserts in the south.

    Ecoregions of the United States-Level III (EPA)

  • Mississippian to Ordovician-age limestone, chert, sandstone, siltstone and shale compose the landforms of open hills, irregular plains, and tablelands.

    Ecoregions of the United States-Level III (EPA)

  • This ecoregion contains arid tablelands, intermontane basins, dissected lava plains, and scattered mountains.

    Ecoregions of the United States-Level III (EPA)


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