landscape landscape  /ˈlænd ˌskeɪp/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an expanse of scenery that can be seen in a single view
  2. (n) painting depicting an expanse of natural scenery
  3. (n) a genre of art dealing with the depiction of natural scenery
  4. (n) an extensive mental viewpoint
  5. (v) embellish with plants
  6. (v) do landscape gardening

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It's specifically to do with the worked landscape and the ways of looking at it.
  2. Around the big stike, which is carved up claim block by claim block, the landscape is a jumble of hovels and open bamboo shelters.
  3. New Worlds Confronted with untamed nature on vastly different continents, the European landscape tradition underwent a thrilling transformation.

News

  1. Landscape forever changed after 1988 Yellowstone fires

    WEST YELLOWSTONE - It's been 25 years since fire tore through Yellowstone National Park, forever changing the landscape of one of the most iconic places in the country.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KBZK Bozeman

  2. CHINA'S E-COMMERCE LANDSCAPE: China's E-Commerce Transaction Volume Will Reach US$1.3 Trillion by the End Of 2012

    DUBLIN, June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/42lhzl/chinas ) has announced the addition of the "CHINA'S E-COMMERCE LANDSCAPE: China's E-Commerce ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Software that renders landscape blueprints with depth a boon for designers, clients

    Just weeks ago, Teresa and Brent Riggins were sitting on the rundown back patio of their 1960s ranch house with landscape designers Dawson Stockdale and Will Farris. If they’d looked around, they’d have seen a tired, cramped backyard with large swaths of dirt and mud in place of grass and a fence line hemmed in by neglected, overgrown plants choked with weeds.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Memphis Commercial Appeal

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Quotes

  1. In his first book, "Dreams from My Father," Barack Obama described the marijuana that he smoked as a young man as "something that could flatten out the landscape of my heart, blur the edges of my memory."
    on Jun 24, 2007 By: Barack Obama Source: New Yorker

  2. Still, Faust warned in an e-mail to faculty, staff and students "we must recognize that Harvard is not invulnerable to the seismic financial shocks in the larger world. Our own economic landscape has been significantly altered."
    on Nov 10, 2008 By: Drew Gilpin Faust Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "This initiative represents a key milestone in the rapidly changing landscape of the automotive sector," said Sergio Marchionne, chief executive of Fiat. "This agreement will offer both companies opportunities to gain access to the most...
    on Jan 21, 2009 By: Sergio Marchionne Source: Los Angeles Times

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