Tableland vs Highland - What's the difference?

tableland | highland |


As a noun tableland

is a relatively flat region of terrain, particularly in reference to surrounding terrain.

As an adjective highland is

relating to the highlands.

tableland

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A relatively flat region of terrain, particularly in reference to surrounding terrain.
  • * 1913 ,
  • One January day, thirty years ago, the little town of Hanover, anchored on a windy Nebraska tableland , was trying not to be blown away.

    See also

    * plateau * plain * prairie

    highland

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • An area of land that is at elevation; mountainous land.
  • Adjective

    (head)
  • Relating to .