Definitions for Landmarkˈlændˌmɑrk
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Landmark
the position of a prominent or well-known object in a particular landscape
"the church steeple provided a convenient landmark"
landmark, turning point, watershed(noun)
an event marking a unique or important historical change of course or one on which important developments depend
"the agreement was a watershed in the history of both nations"
a mark showing the boundary of a piece of land
an anatomical structure used as a point of origin in locating other anatomical structures (as in surgery) or as point from which measurements can be taken
a recognizable natural or man-made feature used for navigation
a notable building or place with historical, cultural, or geographical significance
a major or important item, denoting a change of direction or marking a beginning or an end
To officially designate a site or building as a landmark.
Origin: From land + mark.
a mark to designate the boundary of land; any , mark or fixed object (as a marked tree, a stone, a ditch, or a heap of stones) by which the limits of a farm, a town, or other portion of territory may be known and preserved
any conspicuous object on land that serves as a guide; some prominent object, as a hill or steeple
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A feature, either natural or artificial, that can be accurately determined on the ground from a grid reference.
Translations for Landmark
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- Sehenswürdigkeit, Orientierungspunkt, WahrzeichenGerman
- repère, point de repère, siteFrench
- iùlScottish Gaelic
- 境界標, 目標物, ランドマーク, 目標Japanese
- punct de orientare, punct de reperRomanian
- веха, достопримечательность, ориентирRussian
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