land at

land something at

some place to bring a boat, ship, or airplane to rest or to port at or near a place. The captain landed the boat at a small island in hopes of finding a place to make repairs. They had to land the plane at a small town because of a medical emergency.
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land at

 some place
1. [for a ship] to come to port at a place. The ship landed at the wharf and the passengers got off. We landed at the island's main city and waited for customs to clear us.
2. [for an airplane] to return to earth at an airport. We landed at O'Hare at noon. We were to land at Denver, but there was bad weather.
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References in classic literature ?
But I do not doubt that some temperate productions entered and crossed even the lowlands of the tropics at the period when the cold was most intense,--when arctic forms had migrated some twenty-five degrees of latitude from their native country and covered the land at the foot of the Pyrenees.
If it had been unsuccessful he would not have bought land at thirty-five roubles the acre, he would not have married his three sons and a nephew, he would not have rebuilt twice after fires, and each time on a larger scale.
Plain: A broad area of mostly flat land at a low elevation.
The Conservancy then swapped some of the Deerlake land at the base of the canyon for acreage further north.
This ratio is applied to the NOI of the proposed or existing improved subject property on submerged land at its highest and best use to estimate the net submerged land rent.
The Tax Court's analysis would erroneously treat this situation the same as the purchase of similar land at a lower price when the purchaser had virtually no expectation of receiving water rights.
Moreover, if the rightful owner was unwilling to reimburse the squatter for these improvements, the squatter could purchase the land at a price set by a local jury.
The to-do list for Vail Resorts includes the Breckenridge resort's plans to add 165 acres of Forest Service land, along with real estate development of its own land at the foot of Peak 7, which has been controversial because of wetlands known as Cucumber Gulch, home to the rare boreal toad, which the U.
The least secure were tenants "at will" who were subject upon notice to quit the land at any time, and following them were yearly tenants who were subject to removal at the end of the year.
The IRS decided that the proper baseline with which to compare the post-expenditure land was the land at the time of the reconveyance.
While land at left undergoes raining, a truck delivers soil for the final layer on surface-mined land nearby, dumping piles close together.
It's an increasingly common scene, as owners of substantial tracts of land choose to sell their land at auction, according to Craig King, president of J.
A large area of flat land at a low altitude would be called what?
Hostetler said he favors the district selling golf course surplus land at a price less than $3 per square foot, however.
Caffey and his family specialize in acquiring and selling large tracts of land at some of the lowest prices per acre in addition to offering seller financing.