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tableland

[tey-buh l-land] /ˈteɪ bəlˌlænd/
noun
1.
an elevated and generally level region of considerable extent; plateau.
Origin of tableland
1690-1700
1690-1700; table + -land
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tableland

/ˈteɪbəlˌlænd/
noun
1.
flat elevated land; a plateau
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tableland
  (tā'bəl-lānd')   
A flat, elevated region, such as a plateau or mesa.
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