an area of scenic beauty, historical importance, or the like, owned and maintained by a national government for the use of the people.
an area of countryside for public use designated by a national government as being of notable scenic, environmental, or historical importance
a mountainous volcanic region in New Zealand, in the central North Island: ski resort
noun, U.S. Government. 1. a division of the Department of the Interior, created in 1916, that administers national parks, monuments, historic sites, and recreational areas.
- National party
noun 1. (in New Zealand) the more conservative of the two main political parties 2. (in Australia) a political party drawing its main support from rural areas Former name National Country Party 3. (in South Africa) a political party composed mainly of centre-to-right-wing Afrikaners, which ruled from 1948 until the country’s first multiracial elections in […]
- National physical laboratory
noun 1. a UK establishment founded in 1900 at Teddington to carry out research in physics and monitor standards of measurement NPL
- National policy
noun a broad course of action adopted by a federal government in pursuit of its objectives Examples What is the national policy on economic recovery and jobs?