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Plot of land   /plɑt əv lænd/   Listen
Plot of land

A small area of ground covered by specific vegetation.  Synonyms: patch, plot, plot of ground.  "A cabbage patch" , "A briar patch"

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"Plot of land" Quotes from Famous Books

... have to be done. The Department can't wait all through the summer for an answer. I'll come up myself as soon as I can get away. I shall have to be out that way in any case, there's another plot of land ...
— Growth of the Soil • Knut Hamsun

... beurre pear tree, a small arbor of intertwined and peculiarly fine filbert and cobnut trees, and some capital greengage and apple trees; among the latter, a remarkably large and productive Ribstone pippin. So that in the spring the little plot of land was flowerful, and in the autumn fruitful, and we cordially indorsed my mother's preference for it to the ...
— Records of a Girlhood • Frances Anne Kemble

... could see the huge bulk of the sky-scraper towering into the blue. The building had been constructed upon a narrow, triangular plot of land, and its ground-plan bore a fanciful resemblance to the shape of a flat-iron. Its acute angle was pointed towards them; one compared it instinctively to the prow of some gigantic ship of stone ploughing its way through billows of ...
— The Doomsman • Van Tassel Sutphen

Words linked to "Plot of land" :   parcel of land, bed, plot, piece of ground, plot of ground, patch, tract, garden, parcel, piece of land

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