Lowlands of Scotland

noun
the southern part of Scotland that is not mountainous
Syn: ↑Lowlands
Derivationally related forms: ↑Lowlander (for: ↑Lowlands)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑lowland
Part Holonyms: ↑Scotland

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