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noun as in mesa

noun as in plateau

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noun as in table

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Home to rust-tinted tablelands, sky-high buttes, and ancient floodplains, this 42-mile byway is a true escape for anyone looking to discover the Midwest.

I think we had never seen anything so green since we came up on to the tableland of Tibet.

The Puna de Atacama is a great salt waste of rugged tableland, volcanic, grassless, and inhospitable.

Shortly before noon they scaled the last few yards to a great tableland among the peaks.

At times the naked man was a broad, flat monster upon that shimmering tableland.

The English line goes up the big green hill, in trenches and saps of reddish clay, to the plateau or tableland at the top.


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tableland, such as: butte, elevation, highland, plain, and upland.

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