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foreland

[fawr-land, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌlænd, ˈfoʊr-/
noun
1.
a cape, headland, or promontory.
2.
land or territory lying in front.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English forlonde. See fore-, land
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British Dictionary definitions for foreland

foreland

/ˈfɔːlənd/
noun
1.
a headland, cape, or coastal promontory
2.
land lying in front of something, such as water

Foreland

/ˈfɔːlənd/
noun
1.
either of two headlands (North Foreland and South Foreland) in SE England, on the coast of Kent
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