heathland definition

  • noun:
    • A tract of scrubland habitats characterised by open, reasonable growing woody plant life, found on primarily infertile acidic soils. Much like moorland but with hotter and drier climate.
    • a tract of level wasteland; uncultivated land with sandy earth and scrubby vegetation

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