Usage examples for tableland

  1. Not many miles beyond Jalapa begins the great central tableland of Anahuac, and it was needful that the road leading into it should be taken possession of before the remnant of Santa Anna's army should rally and construct barriers at positions from which it might prove difficult to drive them. – Ahead of the Army by W. O. Stoddard
  2. They go across the lawn and through the beech- wood and come at last, through a tangle of underwood and bramble, to a little level tableland that rises out of the flat hill- top- one tableland out of another. – The Enchanted Castle by E. Nesbit