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dust bowl

noun [C]
 
 
an area of land that is so dry that it is impossible to grow crops there: The bleak economy together with the agriculture disaster of the dust bowl meant many families were forced to leave.
Translations of “dust bowl”
in Chinese (Traditional) 風沙乾旱地區,乾旱塵暴區…
in Chinese (Simplified) 风沙干旱地区,干旱尘暴区…
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