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desert

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈdezət/
A2 a large, hot, dry area of land with very few plants: the Sahara DesertDeserts, prairies and wildernesses
Translations of “desert”
in Korean 사막…
in Arabic صَحْراء…
in French désert, désertique…
in Turkish çöl…
in Italian deserto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沙漠,荒漠…
in Russian пустыня…
in Polish pustynia…
in Spanish desierto…
in Portuguese deserto…
in German die Wüste…
in Catalan desert…
in Japanese 砂漠…
in Chinese (Simplified) 沙漠,荒漠…
(Definition of desert noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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