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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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    Daniel
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    Karen
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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. Charles Haddon Spurgeon:

    The Lord gets His best soldiers out of the highlands of affliction.

  2. John Hudson:

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

  3. Douglas County:

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

  4. 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.

  5. Elisabeth Hildebrand:

    Today, Lake Turkana gets about 90 % of its water from the SW Ethiopian highlands via the Omo River, and the remaining 10 % from the western Kenyan highlands via the Turkwel and Kerio Rivers. During times past, rainfall in all these areas fluctuated, and Lake Turkana expanded and contracted as weather systems changed.

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