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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The natural features of an area of land.

Usage examples (36)
  • The topographical map showed steep and rocky terrain for most of the hike.
  • Lots of hunting areas have roads closed to vehicles, the terrain is all flat so it makes it alot easier.
  • They found what they called a terrain map that had positions of U.S. troops and Iraqi forces basically arrayed out like in a sandbox.
  • The judicial terrain is vital and must be defended. for more
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