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Princeton's WordNet

  1. park, parklandnoun

    a large area of land preserved in its natural state as public property

    "there are laws that protect the wildlife in this park"


  1. parklandnoun

    Land suitable for use as a park.


  1. parkland

    Parkland is an area of land set aside for recreational activities or preservation of nature, typically featuring lawns, trees, open spaces, and other vegetation. It is often maintained by a municipality or other public body for public use, and can encompass playgrounds, picnic areas, sports facilities, and walking trails.


  1. Parkland

    Parkland is a city in Broward County, Florida, where zoning laws are designed to protect the "parklike" character of the city. Initially, there were no stores or traffic lights in Parkland, though this changed in the early 2000s. As of the 2010 census, the population of Parkland was 23,962. It is part of the Miami–Fort Lauderdale–Pompano Beach Metropolitan Statistical Area, which was home to 5,564,635 people at the 2010 census.

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  1. parklandnoun

    See Regent Park

Editors Contribution

  1. Parkland

    city in northern Broward County, Florida

    The Parkland Shooting

    Submitted by ryan_1 on August 25, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of parkland in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of parkland in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of parkland in a Sentence

  1. Alexandre Polmard:

    My family wouldn't dream of raising animals in sheds where they have no space or room to roam, here they are in the open air, living in forests and on parkland. There are shelters they can choose to visit in case it rains or snows. It's really five-star accommodation!

  2. Eric Swalwell:

    A year ago, hope died at Parkland, but, in a uniquely American way, owing to the courage and strength of children, hope was reborn at Parkland. Hope has been reborn here in America too. That's why I started my campaign at Parkland. I pledged to that community what I pledge to you -- I will be the first campaign to make ending gun violence the top priority in my campaign.

  3. Ellie Boan:

    I was on the phone with my mom during the shooting, [Parkland] was the last place in America I ever expected for this to happen.

  4. Scholastic Inc.:

    The October 8, 2018 issue of NY Times Upfront contained an article about capital punishment, with a headline that referenced the perpetrator of the tragic Parkland shootings. A quiz in the accompanying teacher's guide also mentioned the perpetrator by name. The article and the quiz were intended only to provide a platform for meaningful conversations around the history, civics and social impact of the death penalty, we deeply regret if the use of this real life example added in any way to the ongoing suffering of the students, families and educators of the Parkland community.

  5. Ellie Boan:

    I wanted to do something even though I couldn’t be there [Parkland].

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