inlands

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Inland \In"land\, noun The interior part of a country. --Shak.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Inland \In"land\, adverb Into, or towards, the interior, away from the coast. --Cook.

The greatest waves of population have rolled inland from the east. --S. Turner.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Inland \In"land\, adjective

1. Within the land; more or less remote from the ocean or from open water; interior; as, an inland town. "This wide inland sea." --Spenser.

From inland regions to the distant main. --Cowper.

2. Limited to the land, or to inland routes; within the seashore boundary; not passing on, or over, the sea; as, inland transportation, commerce, navigation, etc.

3. Confined to a country or state; domestic; not foreign; as, an inland bill of exchange. See {Exchange}.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

inland

adverb

1: towards or into the interior of a region; "the town is five miles inland"

adjective

1: situated away from an area's coast or border [ant: {coastal}]


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