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  • a mountainous region of northern Scotland famous for its rugged beauty; known for the style of dress (the kilt and tartan) and the clan system (now in disuse)

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  • a mountainous region of northern Scotland famous for its rugged beauty; known for the style of dress (the kilt and tartan) and the clan system (now in disuse)

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  • Highlands of Iceland: The Highlands of Iceland (Icelandic: hálendið) cover most of the interior of Iceland. They are situated above 400–500 metres and are mostly an uninhabitable
  • Lake Highlands: Lake Highlands neighborhood is a collection of dozens of subdivisions bound together by their support for Richardson ISD schools. Lake Highlands touches
  • Scottish Highlands: railway lines, see Highland Main Line and West Highland Line. The Scottish Highlands (Scots: the Hielands; Scottish Gaelic: A' Ghàidhealtachd, "the place of
  • Highlands Park F.C.: Highlands Park F.C. was a professional association football club in Johannesburg, South Africa, that existed from November 1959 to February 1983. In 1971
  • The Highlands, Louisville: 85°42′30″W / 38.22730°N 85.70830°W / 38.22730; -85.70830 The Highlands is an area in Louisville, Kentucky which contains a high density of nightclubs
  • Central Highlands (Victoria): The Central Highlands is a region of Victoria. This term is mainly used in a geological context to describe the part of the Great Dividing Range in Victoria
  • Highlands and Islands: The Highlands and Islands of Scotland are broadly the Scottish Highlands, plus Orkney, Shetland and the Western Isles. The Highlands and Islands are sometimes
  • Highlands Region: administratively divided into seven provinces: Chimbu (Simbu) Eastern Highlands Enga Hela Jiwaka Southern Highlands Western Highlands Provinces of Papua New Guinea
  • Torrey Highlands, San Diego: 78″W / 32.9684111°N 117.1588278°W / 32.9684111; -117.1588278 Torrey Highlands is a primarily residential community in northern San Diego, California

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* The Lord gets His best soldiers out of the highlands of affliction. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon


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