desert

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soft-haired sticky plant with heads of bright pink trumpet-shaped flowers; found in sandy desert soil; after ample rains may carpet miles of desert with pink from the southwestern United States to northern Mexico Abronia villosa , desert sand verbena
large antelope with lightly spiraled horns of desert regions of northern Africa addax , Addax nasomaculatus
plant, desert agave , alhagi , aloe , brittlebush , cactus , cholla , mesquite , paloverde
desert plant agave , cactus , yucca
desert in northern Saudi Arabia that is noted for its red sand and violent winds An Nafud , An Nefud , Nafud , Nefud
small grey Asiatic desert plant bearing minute white flowers that rolls up when dry and expands when moist Anastatica hierochuntica , resurrection plant , rose of Jericho
any member of Athapaskan tribes that migrated to the southwestern desert (from Arizona to Texas and south into Mexico); fought a losing battle from 1861 to 1886 with the United States and were resettled in Oklahoma Apache
desert to another side apostatize , tergiversate
desert in southern Saudi Arabia Ar Rimsal , Dahna , Great Sandy Desert , Rub al-Khali
desert in Egypt between the Nile River and the Red Sea Arabian Desert , Eastern Desert
desert on the Arabian Peninsula in southwestern Asia Arabian Desert , Great Arabian Desert
desert, of a arid , xeric
desert in northern Chile rich in nitrate and copper deposits Atacama Desert
mountain range in northern Africa between the Mediterranean and the Sahara Desert; extends from southwestern Morocco to northern Tunisia Atlas Mountains
general name given to all desert areas in Australia Australian Desert , Great Australian Desert
desert with eroded ridges, peaks badlands
desert nomad bedouin
large national park in Texas featuring mountains and desert and canyons and wildlife Big Bend National Park
region of Africa south of the Sahara Desert Black Africa , Sub-Saharan Africa
desert in northwestern Nevada Black Rock Desert
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