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endorheic

[en-duh-ree-ik] /ˌɛn dəˈri ɪk/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to interior drainage basins.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; endorhe(ism) (< French endor(rh)éisme interior drainage; see endo-, rheo-, -ism) + -ic
Related forms
endorheism, noun
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  • Playa lakes are usually endorheic, which means they have no outflow of water.

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