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Highland, AR -- U.S. city in Arkansas

Population (2000): 986
Housing Units (2000): 501
Land area (2000): 8.744285 sq. miles (22.647594 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.054808 sq. miles (0.141953 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 8.799093 sq. miles (22.789547 sq. km)
FIPS code: 32257
Located within: Arkansas (AR), FIPS 05
Location: 36.269749 N, 91.521773 W
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Highland, CA -- U.S. city in California

Population (2000): 44605
Housing Units (2000): 14858
Land area (2000): 13.626923 sq. miles (35.293568 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.170446 sq. miles (0.441454 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 13.797369 sq. miles (35.735022 sq. km)
FIPS code: 33588
Located within: California (CA), FIPS 06
Location: 34.118459 N, 117.202370 W
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Highland, NY -- U.S. Census Designated Place in New York

Population (2000): 5060
Housing Units (2000): 1980
Land area (2000): 4.714428 sq. miles (12.210311 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.353942 sq. miles (0.916705 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 5.068370 sq. miles (13.127016 sq. km)
FIPS code: 34484
Located within: New York (NY), FIPS 36
Location: 41.718357 N, 73.963590 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 12528
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Highland, OH -- U.S. village in Ohio

Population (2000): 283
Housing Units (2000): 115
Land area (2000): 0.165160 sq. miles (0.427763 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.165160 sq. miles (0.427763 sq. km)
FIPS code: 35210
Located within: Ohio (OH), FIPS 39
Location: 39.344299 N, 83.599261 W
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Highland, IL -- U.S. city in Illinois

Population (2000): 8438
Housing Units (2000): 3610
Land area (2000): 5.405171 sq. miles (13.999329 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 1.018198 sq. miles (2.637121 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 6.423369 sq. miles (16.636450 sq. km)
FIPS code: 34670
Located within: Illinois (IL), FIPS 17
Location: 38.743963 N, 89.677194 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 62249
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Highland, IN -- U.S. town in Indiana

Population (2000): 23546
Housing Units (2000): 9925
Land area (2000): 6.868214 sq. miles (17.788592 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.023033 sq. miles (0.059655 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 6.891247 sq. miles (17.848247 sq. km)
FIPS code: 33466
Located within: Indiana (IN), FIPS 18
Location: 41.549851 N, 87.458064 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 46322
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Highland, IN -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Indiana

Population (2000): 4107
Housing Units (2000): 1532
Land area (2000): 2.300450 sq. miles (5.958138 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.004231 sq. miles (0.010959 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 2.304681 sq. miles (5.969097 sq. km)
FIPS code: 33484
Located within: Indiana (IN), FIPS 18
Location: 38.047212 N, 87.560244 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 46322
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Headwords:
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Highland, KS -- U.S. city in Kansas

Population (2000): 976
Housing Units (2000): 344
Land area (2000): 0.529677 sq. miles (1.371856 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.529677 sq. miles (1.371856 sq. km)
FIPS code: 31850
Located within: Kansas (KS), FIPS 20
Location: 39.860042 N, 95.266816 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 66035
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Headwords:
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Highland, UT -- U.S. city in Utah

Population (2000): 8172
Housing Units (2000): 1864
Land area (2000): 6.960962 sq. miles (18.028808 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 6.960962 sq. miles (18.028808 sq. km)
FIPS code: 35190
Located within: Utah (UT), FIPS 49
Location: 40.419001 N, 111.792121 W
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Highland, WA -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Washington

Population (2000): 3388
Housing Units (2000): 1143
Land area (2000): 27.624329 sq. miles (71.546680 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.014466 sq. miles (0.037468 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 27.638795 sq. miles (71.584148 sq. km)
FIPS code: 30775
Located within: Washington (WA), FIPS 53
Location: 46.161582 N, 119.114314 W
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Highland, WI -- U.S. village in Wisconsin

Population (2000): 855
Housing Units (2000): 369
Land area (2000): 1.130883 sq. miles (2.928973 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 1.130883 sq. miles (2.928973 sq. km)
FIPS code: 34450
Located within: Wisconsin (WI), FIPS 55
Location: 43.046347 N, 90.379083 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 53543
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Headwords:
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Highland -- U.S. County in Ohio

Population (2000): 40875
Housing Units (2000): 17583
Land area (2000): 553.280156 sq. miles (1432.988964 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 4.560056 sq. miles (11.810490 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 557.840212 sq. miles (1444.799454 sq. km)
Located within: Ohio (OH), FIPS 39
Location: 39.207182 N, 83.584469 W
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Highland -- U.S. County in Virginia

Population (2000): 2536
Housing Units (2000): 1822
Land area (2000): 415.856607 sq. miles (1077.063621 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 415.856607 sq. miles (1077.063621 sq. km)
Located within: Virginia (VA), FIPS 51
Location: 38.383097 N, 79.566729 W
Headwords:
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Highland County
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Wikipedia

Highland (council area)

Highland (; ) is a council area in the Scottish Highlands and is the largest local government area in the United Kingdom. It shares borders with the council areas of Aberdeenshire, Argyll and Bute, Moray and Perth and Kinross. Their councils, and those of Angus and Stirling, also have areas of the Scottish Highlands within their administrative boundaries. The Highland area covers most of the mainland and inner-Hebridean parts of the former counties of Inverness-shire and Ross and Cromarty, all of Caithness, Nairnshire and Sutherland and small parts of Argyll and Moray.

Highland (disambiguation)

Highland is a broad term for an elevated mountainous plateau.

Highland, Highlands, or The Highlands, may also refer to:

Highland

The term highland or uplands is used to denote any mountainous region or elevated mountainous plateau. Generally speaking, upland (or uplands) tends to refer to ranges of hills, typically up to 500-600 m. Highland (or highlands) is usually reserved for ranges of low mountains.

Highland (band)

Highland is a German dance/ hip hop project.

Highland (Indiana)

  1. redirect Highland, Indiana

Highland (MBTA station)

Highland is a MBTA commuter rail station in West Roxbury, Massachusetts serving the Needham Line. The station is fully wheelchair accessible, with a 1-car-length "mini-high" high level platform.

Highland (PAT station)

Highland is a station on the Port Authority of Allegheny County's light rail network, located in Bethel Park, Pennsylvania. Located in a railroad cut, the stop is designed as a small commuter stop, serving area residents who walk to the train so they can be taken toward Downtown Pittsburgh.

Highland (Capital MetroRail station)

Highland is a Capital MetroRail commuter rail station in Austin, Texas, USA. It is located in northeast Austin at the intersection of Airport Boulevard and Highland Mall Boulevard, just northwest of the I-35/ Highway 290 interchange directly across the street from Highland Mall.

Highland (album)

Highland is the debut album by Swedish group One More Time, released in 1992.

Highland (automobile)

The Highland was one of the first types of automobile to be offered for sale in Australia. Charles Highland was a Sydney bicycle dealer who imported a Daimler petrol engine in 1894 and constructed a primitive motorised tricycle. Two years later Highland and his son Charles Jnr built a four-wheeled, two-seater vehicle using bicycle components and a De Dion-Bouton engine. Replicas of this car were offered for sale in 1897 but it is not known how many were built or sold.

Highland (RIRTR station)

Highland is a former Rochester Industrial and Rapid Transit Railway station located in Rochester, New York. It was closed in 1956 along with the rest of the line.

This station was built at Highland Avenue in a cutting that had once been the bed of the Erie Canal and is now a section of the Interstate 590 highway.

Highland (song)

Highland is a song performed by Swedish group One More Time. The song was written by Nanne Grönvall and Peter Grönvall, and released as a single in 1992. The song became one of the group's most international successes, ending up in second position at the Swedish singles chart. The song is also on the group's 1992 studio album Highland.

Highland (surname)

Highland is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:

  • Byron G. Highland (1934–1967), American combat photographer
  • Jacob Highland (born 1932), American volleyball player
  • Ron Highland, American politician

Highland (Irish)

A highland is an Irish musical form in duple meter, largely idiomatic of Donegal. Like the fling, it is related to the Scottish highland fling and the hornpipe, found throughout the British Isles. Like its Scottish cousin, a fling is played in cut time and has a dotted rhythm. Like the Scottish strathspey, quarter notes may sometimes be articulated as triplets or Scots snaps. However, unlike the strathspey, these Scots snaps are usually less sharply articulated. They are also played more slowly than reels and are strongly accented on the first beat, which tends to be a note quarter note in length. A typical fling has a 32- bar form divided into two parts, each consisting of eight bars which are repeated: AABB.

  • A transcription of the Jimmy Lyon's Highland
WordNet

highland

adj. used of high or hilly country [syn: upland, highland(a)] [ant: lowland]

highland

n. elevated (e.g., mountainous) land [syn: upland] [ant: lowland]

The Collaborative International Dictionary

highland

highland \highland\ adj. of, located in, or characteristic of high or hilly country. Contrasted to lowland. [prenominal] [Narrower terms: alpestrine, subalpine ; {alpine; {mountain(prenominal) ; {mountainous ]

Syn: upland.

Wiktionary

highland

a. Relating to #Noun. n. An area of land that is at elevation; mountainous land.

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary

highland

Old English heohlond; see high (adj.) + land (n.). Highlands "mountainous district of Scotland" first recorded early 15c.

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English

highland

adjective
EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES
highland dancing
▪ the highland city of Puno

Usage examples of "highland".

The southwest corner of Anshan contains the Persian highlands, whose clan leader was Cyrus the Achaemenid, hereditary lord of Anshan.

Inca empire extended along the Pacific coast and Andean highlands of South America from the northern border of modern Ecuador, through the whole of Peru, and as far south as the Maule River in central Chile.

Boss had picked up a pointer and now tapped with it in the midst of Tawantinsuyu, near Cuzco, where the Andean highlands rose in a central topographic node.

The month brought such spring as came to the Andean highlands, mainly a foretaste of the seasonal rains that would begin next month in earnest.

Emilio De Bono stood at the window of his office and looked across the squalid roofs of the town of Asmara towards the great brooding massif of the Ethiopian highlands.

Frankincense comes from the Boswellia tree, which grows in the highlands of northeastern Somalia.

As the train gasped slowly up the grade and rolled bumpily at last along the fertile, neglected Syrian highland, all the Armenians on the train removed their hats and substituted the red tarboosh, preferring the headgear of a convert rather than be the target of every Bedouin with a rifle in his hand.

Most of the caddies at Highlands courses are also members of the clubs.

Elfin Highlands, and some to trade for the round raisin cheeses which had come downriver from Twombly Town.

These dwarfs, anxiously awaiting their cheeses, prepared honeycakes in huge quantities, some for themselves, some for the elves that lived above in the Elfin Highlands, and some to trade for the round raisin cheeses which had come downriver from Twombly Town.

Chatterjee A, B and C were a triad of simple craters just below Chladni, and while the smaller two were of minimal interest, Chatterjee A was the child of a meteor that had punched through the Imbrian basalts to as sweet a vein of aluminum ore as anything in the highlands.

Like the other Highland chm, the MaeLmh were a proud people, fierce in their independence.

I would rather be companion to a ninety-year-old crosspatch in the farthest corner of the Scottish Highlands.

Four more cutters were heading for the wharf, three packed with Highland Infantry to join others already formed up there, drums beating and bagpipes wailing impatiently.

Though accompanied, during his northern excursions, by friends whose socialities and conversation forbade deep thought, or even serious remark, it will be seen by those who read his lyrics with care, that his wreath is indebted for some of its fairest flowers to the Highlands.