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land (n):
agriculture considered as an occupation or way of life
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farming is a strenuous life.
there's no work on the land any more

Related Word: farming
land (n):
the people who live in a nation or country
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a statement that sums up the nation's mood.
the news was announced to the nation.
the whole country worshipped him
land (n):
a politically organized body of people under a single government
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the state has elected a new president.
African nations.
students who had come to the nation's capitol.
the country's largest manufacturer.
an industrialized land
land (n):
the territory occupied by a nation
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he returned to the land of his birth.
he visited several European countries
land (n):
territory over which rule or control is exercised
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his domain extended into Europe.
he made it the law of the land
land (n):
the solid part of the earth's surface
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the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land.
the earth shook for several minutes.
he dropped the logs on the ground

Related Words: earthground
land (n):
material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)
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the land had never been plowed.
good agricultural soil
land (n):
United States inventor who incorporated Polaroid film into lenses and invented the one step photographic process (1909-1991)
land (n):
extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use
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the family owned a large estate on Long Island
land (n):
the land on which real estate is located
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he built the house on land leased from the city
land (n):
a domain in which something is dominant
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the untroubled kingdom of reason.
a land of make-believe.
the rise of the realm of cotton in the south
land (v):
bring into a different state
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this may land you in jail
Related Word: bring
land (v):
reach or come to rest
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The bird landed on the highest branch.
The plane landed in Istanbul
land (v):
cause to come to the ground
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the pilot managed to land the airplane safely
land (v):
shoot at and force to come down
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the enemy landed several of our aircraft
land (v):
arrive on shore
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The ship landed in Pearl Harbor
Related Words: shore
land (v):
bring ashore
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The drug smugglers landed the heroin on the beach of the island
land (v):
deliver (a blow)
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He landed several blows on his opponent's head
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Better be sure than sorry

Tedbirini al ki üzülmeyesîn.
You should be cautious—if you are not, you may regret it.


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