Definition of heath noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//hiːθ//
; NAmE NAmE//hiːθ//
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a large area of open land that is not used for farming and is covered with rough grass and other small wild plants Word OriginOld English hǣth, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch heide and German Heide.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: heath