Lowland vs Tableland - What's the difference?

lowland | tableland |


As nouns the difference between lowland and tableland

is that lowland is area which is lower than surrounding areas while tableland is a relatively flat region of terrain, particularly in reference to surrounding terrain.

lowland

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • Area which is lower than surrounding areas.
  • The lowland region was prone to flooding during the rainy season.

    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