Plain noun - A broad area of level or rolling treeless country.
Usage example: the first settlers in that area lived on the vast plains in lonely log cabins
Steppe is a synonym for plain in grassland topic. In some cases you can use "Steppe" instead a noun "Plain", when it comes to topics like flatland, level land.
Steppe noun - A broad area of level or rolling treeless country.
Usage example: nomads have long grazed yaks on the steppes of Mongolia
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- Hungarians originated as steppe nomads before they settled in the Pannonian Plain.
Source: Horse Archer
- Justified, since most of Russia is plain (steppe and fields) where defensive warfare is pretty much doomed to fail, but has produced appalling losses abroad in terrain which favours the defender and against an enemy skilled in defence.
Source: Attack! Attack! Attack!
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