low-country


low-country
\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷\ adjective
Etymology: low country
: of, relating to, or proceeding from a low country or region

retain at least a trace of her low-country accent — Hamilton Basso


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • low-country — low′ coun try adj. cvb peo Often, Low Country. of or pertaining to the Low Countries or to a low country • Etymology: 1790–1800 …   From formal English to slang

  • low-country — /loh kun tree/, adj. 1. often, Low Country. of or pertaining to the Low Countries. 2. of or pertaining to a low country. [1790 1800] * * * …   Universalium

  • low country — noun Usage: often capitalized L&C Date: 15th century a low lying country or region; especially the part of a southern state extending from the seacoast inland to the fall line • low country adjective, often capitalized L&C …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • low-country — adjective see low country …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • low country — low′ coun try n. a low lying region or area, as the coastal plains of the Carolinas and Georgia …   From formal English to slang

  • low country — noun : a low lying country or region; specifically : the part of a southern state extending from the seacoast inland to the fall line * * * a low lying region or area, as the coastal plains of the Carolinas and Georgia …   Useful english dictionary

  • low country — a low lying region or area, as the coastal plains of the Carolinas and Georgia. * * * …   Universalium

  • Low Country and Chesapeake Society — The Low Country Chesapeake Society was a virtual think tank founded in Connecticut in March 2004 by a group of African American political activists of varied ideological and partisan backgrounds. The group s goal was to provide an alternative… …   Wikipedia

  • Low-Country Messiahs — The Low Country Messiahs is the musical project of Sub Pop recording artist Green Magnet School alumni Robert Hamilton. He has released two full length albums and appears on several compilations. Hamilton plays cigar box guitars using open… …   Wikipedia

  • low country, up country — районы в штате Южная Каролина; …   Словарь топонимов США


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