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noun     landscape pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [countable] an area of land that is beautiful to look at or that has a particular type of appearance

    a green, rural landscape

    the rugged landscape of the Peak District

  2. 2
    [singular] the main features of a situation or activity

    The 1990s saw the political landscape radically reshaped.

  3. 3
    [uncountable] a way of arranging a page so that its long sides are at the top and bottom. The other way of arranging a page, with the short sides at the top and bottom, is called portrait.
    See also portrait


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