headland headland


  • (n) a natural elevation (especially a rocky one that juts out into the sea)



  1. From the headland, the deserted coast sweeps north in a series of yellow boomerangs of sand.
  2. Yes, that is so, and this particular piece of headland caught my eye.
  3. Below him and around the headland lies the town of Merimbula, on the south coast of New South Wales, swollen with tourists.


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  1. "It's a fantastic engineering project," Mr Iemma said while guiding the Herald around the site this week. "It's been a wasteland and they started with the headland and carved it, killed it, turned it into an industrial site. The cranes will...
    on Aug 8, 2008 By: Morris Iemma Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "The way he (Headland) interpreted what was said would be very upsetting from what I can gather," Worsfold told Perth radio station 6PR. "But whether that was what was actually said and what was intended we'll have to wait and see. I don't...
    on Apr 17, 2007 By: John Worsfold Source: The Age

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