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Princeton's WordNet

  1. low-lying(adj)

    having a small elevation above the ground or horizon or sea level

    "low-lying clouds"


    upland, highland(a), high

  2. low-lying, sea-level(adj)

    lying below the normal level

    "a low-lying desert"


    high, highland(a), upland

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    low-elevation, lowland, low, low-, low-level

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  1. lowlying

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  1. Janice Dean:

    Get out of automobiles. Do not try to outrun a tornado in your car, leave it immediately. If you’re outside, go to a ditch or low-lying area and lie flat in it, stay away from fallen power lines and stay out of damaged areas.

  2. David Frank:

    The poorest people in the world (particularly in low-lying areas) will suffer the most if we do not take action on climate change… that calls for any tactic that might call attention to the problem.

  3. Jason Pellegrini:

    Then no more than 15 minutes later, I heard commotion out my window and I looked and I saw the raging water, It came in to the low-lying areas and it rushed fast, and it was like a tsunami.

  4. His Mississippi counterpart:

    Whether you're a resident of this state or just visiting, you need to stay updated on this evolving tropical system, i ask everyone to please make final preparations to your family emergency plan, especially those that live in mobile homes and low-lying areas.

  5. Jason Pellegrini:

    I heard commotion out my window, and I looked and I saw the raging water, it came in to the low-lying areas, and it rushed fast.

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