Pronunciation: (lä'nō es"tu-kä'dō, lan'ō), [key]
a large plateau in the SW United States, in W Texas and SE New Mexico: cattle-grazing region. 1000–5000 ft. (300–1500 m) above sea level. Also called Staked Plain.
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