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ˈhaɪ ləndzHigh·lands

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Highlands, Highlands of Scotland(noun)

    a mountainous region of northern Scotland famous for its rugged beauty; known for the style of dress (the kilt and tartan) and the clan system (now in disuse)

Wiktionary

  1. Highlands(ProperNoun)

    A mountainous area of Scotland.

  2. highlands(Noun)

    An area of high land.

Freebase

  1. Highlands

    Highlands is an incorporated town in Macon County in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Located on a plateau in the southern Appalachian Mountains, within the Nantahala National Forest, it lies mostly in southeastern Macon County and slightly in southwestern Jackson County, in the Highlands and Cashiers townships, respectively. The permanent population was 924 at the 2010 census. The population swells to 10,000-15,000 during the season from spring to fall.

How to pronounce Highlands?

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How to say Highlands in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Highlands in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Highlands in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Highlands in a Sentence

  1. Tim Davenport:

    Along with our discoveries of the Kipunji, Matilda's horned viper and other reptiles and frogs, this new chameleon really seals the deal as regards the boundary of the Eastern Arcs, it is very clear now that the so-called Makambako Gap doesn't exist zoologically, and that the Southern Highlands is every bit as biodiverse and endemic-rich as all other Eastern Arc Mountains. With its own unique fauna and flora the region thus warrants as much protection as we can possibly afford it.

  2. John Hudson:

    The shots were taken around 11 p.m. somewhere up in the highlands on a nature reserve in Costa Rica.

  3. Ian Blackford:

    Both Kathryn and Gregg have secured jobs in the local area, which would benefit the local economy and allow them to continue the enormous contribution that they have already made to life in the Highlands.

  4. Joseph Nagy:

    What we would call November, or the early part of it, appears to have been the designated end-of-harvest and beginning-of-winter time among peoples who spoke or speak Irish Celtic languages -- primarily represented today by the Irish, the Scottish particularly of the Highlands and islands, the Welsh, and the Bretons -- but the Celtic languages were far more widespread throughout Europe in ancient times, in Irish, this time or, specifically, what we would call November 1, is known as Samhain, which probably means' end of summer,'.

  5. Douglas County:

    I have to believe that the quick response of the officers that got inside Highlands Ranch helped save lives.

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