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" Earth's surface from another part; usually that portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, including all of its natural characteristics. "
The Globe Dictionary of the English Language - Page 320
by English language - 1873 - 752 pages
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Popular and Complete English Dictionary: Exhibiting the ..., Volume 2

John Boag - English language - 1848
...tub. bull— ¿II— poÛnd—fAin—THie. LANDSCAPE, lind'sk/'ipe, [D. landschap; Sw. landakap,] n. A portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, including mountains, rivers, lakes, and whatever the land contains. A picture, exhibiting the form...
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A Family-text Book for the Country: Or, The Farmer at Home: Being a ...

John Lauris Blake - Agriculture - 1857 - 475 pages
...of from the denunciation of Moses : " Cursed be he who removeth his neighbor's landmark." LANDSCAPE. A portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single glance, including mountains, rivers, lakes, and whatever else the land contains. Also, a picture, exhibiting...
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A smaller English dictionary

John Ogilvie - English language - 1872 - 472 pages
...Landscape, himlskap, n. The shapeofa portion of land, as it api>ear8 to the eye; a portion of land which the eye can comprehend in a single view; a picture exhibiting the form of a district of country and its scenery. [ Sax. landsdjie — scyppan, to make.) Landslip,...
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Masterpieces of English Literature: Being Typical Selections of British and ...

William Swinton - American literature - 1880 - 638 pages
...involved form. landscape, A.-S. landscipe, from land, land, and scipe (= suffix ship), shape, form : a portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, including all the objects it contains. lantern, Fr. lanterne, Lat. lanterna, laterna: something enclosing...
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Swinton's First [-sixth] Reader, Book 6

William Swinton - Readers - 1885
...involved form. landscape, A.-S. landscipe, from land, land, and scipe (= suffix ship), shape, form ; a portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, including all the objects it contains. latent, Lat. latens, latentis (pres. p. of latere , to lie hid)...
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Studies in English Literature: Being Typical Selections of British and ...

William Swinton - American literature - 1886 - 638 pages
...involved form. landscap«, A.-S. landscipe, from land, land, and teipt (— suffix ship"), shape, form : a portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, including all the objects it contains. lantern, Fr. Iunlerne, Lat. lanterna, latcrna :something enclosing...
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XX Century Cyclopaedia and Atlas: Biography, History, Art, Science ..., Volume 5

1901
...engines and boilers, carriages, woollens, tobacco, spirits, &c. Pop. 24,893. Landscape, a term applied to a portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, and to a painting of such. See Paintiivj. Landscape Gardening is the art of laying out grounds, arranging...
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The Photographic Times, Volume 41

Photography - 1909
...classification. The Standard dictionary affords the following definition of the word "landscape" : "Landscape, a portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, including mountains, rivers, lakes, and whatever the land contains." From the technical standpoint...
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An English dictionary, etymological, pronouncing and explanatory

John Ogilvie - English language - 1908 - 476 pages
...land. Landicape,land'skap,n. Theshapeofa portion of land, as it api>ear8 to the eye; a portion of land, which the eye can comprehend in a single view; a picture exhibiting the form of a district of country and its scenery. [Sax. tan'Ufipe— ncyppan, to make.] Landslip,...
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Webster's Practical Dictionary: A Practical Dictionary of the English ...

Noah Webster - English language - 1910 - 520 pages
...on land that serves as a guide to seamen. — Land'scape. -skSp, n. A portion of land which the eve can comprehend in a single view; a picture exhibiting some real or fancied scene in nature. — Land'grave, -grfiv, n. A German nobleman of the rank of an Eng. earl or French count. — Land'gravine,...
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