inland

[adj. in-luhnd; adv., n. in-land, -luhnd]
adjective
1.
pertaining to or situated in the interior part of a country or region: inland cities.
2.
British. domestic or internal: inland revenue.
adverb
3.
in or toward the interior of a country.
noun
4.
the interior part of a country.

Origin:
before 950; Middle English, Old English; see in-1, land

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inland
 
adj
1.  of, concerning, or located in the interior of a country or region away from a sea or border
2.  chiefly (Brit) operating within a country or region; domestic; not foreign
 
n
3.  the interior of a country or region
 
adv
4.  towards or into the interior of a country or region
 
'inlander
 
n

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Word Origin & History

inland
O.E. inn lond "land around the mansion of an estate," from in + land. Meaning "interior parts of a country, remote from the sea or borders" is from 1557.
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Example sentences
There is a regional variation, with inland areas being cooler in winter and
  warmer in summer than their coastal counterparts.
The farther inland you live, the stronger this continental influence.
Inland there are numerous mines of metals and innumerable people.
But peasants in inland areas are denied such advantages.
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