Great Plains

Great Plains
Great Plains
the Great Plains
a large area of flat, high land in the western central US

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • Great Plains — Die Great Plains (engl. „Große Ebenen“) sind ein trockenes Gebiet östlich der Rocky Mountains in Nordamerika. Sie reichen von den kanadischen Provinzen Alberta, Saskatchewan und Manitoba im Norden bis nach Südtexas. Nördlich werden die Great… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Great Plains — I Great Plains   (Microsoft Great Plains), neue Software Palette von Microsoft mit Geschäftsprogrammen für kleine und mittlere Unternehmen. Microsoft hat die Firma Great Plains, einen der führenden Anbieter von Business Management Lösungen, im… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Great Plains — noun a vast prairie region extending from Alberta and Saskatchewan and Manitoba in Canada south through the west central United States into Texas; formerly inhabited by Native Americans • Syn: ↑Great Plains of North America • Instance Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Great Plains Athletic Conference — Established 1969 Association NAIA …   Wikipedia

  • Great Plains (disambiguation) — Great Plains can be:* Great Plains region in the central North America * Great Plains (band), an American music group * Great Plains Airlines, a defunct airline * Great Plains Communications, a telecommunications company in Nebraska * Great… …   Wikipedia

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