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desert

noun /ˈdezət/
an area of barren country, usually hot, dry and sandy, where there is very little rain
desierto
Parts of the country are like a desert (also adjective) desert plants.
the Sahara desert (not dessert). desert island noun a small tropical island which has no people living on it
Isla Desierta
The story is about a shipwrecked sailor who lives on a desert island.
Translations of “desert”
in Arabic صَحْراء…
in Korean 사막…
in Malaysian padang pasir…
in French désert, désertique…
in Turkish çöl…
in Italian deserto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沙漠,荒漠…
in Russian пустыня…
in Polish pustynia…
in Vietnamese sa mạc…
in Portuguese deserto…
in Thai ทะเลทราย…
in German die Wüste…
in Catalan desert…
in Japanese 砂漠…
in Indonesian gurun…
in Chinese (Simplified) 沙漠,荒漠…
(Definition of desert from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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