HyperDic: low-lying

English > 2 senses of the word low-lying:
ADJECTIVEalllow-lyinghaving a small elevation above the ground or horizon or sea level
alllow-lying, sea-levellying below the normal level
English > low-lying: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningHaving a small elevation above the ground or horizon or sea level.
Example"low-lying clouds"
BroaderlowLiteral meanings
Spanishbajo
English > low-lying: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaninglying below the normal level.
Example"a low-lying desert"
Synonymsea-level
BroaderlowlandOf relatively low or level country

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