Desert Pavement

Science / Geology / Desert Pavement: A ground cover of granule-size and larger particles that is typically found in arid areas. This ground cover of coarse particles is a residual deposit - formed when the wind selectively removes the sand-, silt- and clay-sized materials.

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Desert Adjective Synonyms: forsake, leave, abandon, jilt, throw over, maroon, strand, leave to twist (slowly) in the wind, run or walk out on, leave flat or in the lurch, leave high and dry
Desert Verb Synonyms: waste, wilderness, wasteland, dust bowl
Desert Noun Synonyms: barren, desolate, uninhabited, unpeopled, lonely, deserted, arid, bare, vacant, empty, wild, uncultivated
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Mojave Desert

Entertainment / Bowling / Mojave Desert: Very dry lane condition; arid. MORE

Desert Pavement

Science / Geology / Desert Pavement: A ground cover of granule-size and larger particles that is typically found in arid areas. This ground cover of coarse particles is a residual deposit - formed when the wind selectively removes the sa MORE

Desert Biome

Science / Biology / Desert Biome: Characterized by dry conditions and plants and animals that have adapted to those conditions; found in areas where local or global influences block rainfall. MORE

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