Great Victoria Desert

noun
a desert region in south central Australia to the north of the Nullarbor Plain
Instance Hypernyms: ↑desert

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  • Great Victoria Desert — S section of the vast desert region of Western Australia …   English World dictionary

  • Great Victoria Desert — The Great Victoria Desert is a barren, arid, and sparsely populated desert ecoregion in southern Australia. It falls inside the states of South Australia and Western Australia and consists of many small sandhills, grasslands and salt lakes. It is …   Wikipedia

  • Great Victoria Desert — a desert in SW central Australia. 125,000 sq. mi. (324,000 sq. km). Also called Victoria Desert. * * * Arid region, Western Australia and South Australia. Lying between Gibson Desert on the north and Nullarbor Plain on the south, it extends east… …   Universalium

  • Great Victoria Desert — Basisdaten Geografische Lage: 129° ö. L. 27° s. B. Fläche: 424.400 km² Jährlicher Niederschlag: 150 250 mm Durchschnittliche Tageshöchsttemperatur: 30 °C …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Great Victoria Desert — Great′ Victo′ria Des′ert n. geg a desert in SW central Australia. 125,000 sq. mi. (324,000 sq. km) …   From formal English to slang

  • Great Victoria Desert — /vɪkˈtɔriə/ (say vik tawreeuh) noun a large desert area north of the Nullarbor Plain extending from Lake Barlee, WA, across north western SA …   Australian English dictionary

  • Latitude Hill (Great Victoria Desert) — Latitude Hill is a hill in the Great Victoria Desert, Western Australia. It is located at coord|26|20|8|S|128|56|40|E|display=inline,title|type:mountain scale:100000,Gazetteer of Australia (1996). Belconnen, ACT: Australian Surveying and Land… …   Wikipedia

  • Great Australian Desert — noun general name given to all desert areas in Australia • Syn: ↑Australian Desert • Instance Hypernyms: ↑desert • Part Holonyms: ↑Australia • Part Meronyms: ↑outback, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Great Basin Desert — Desert The Great Basin Desert is generally within the Great Basin, except for a few areas outside of the Great Basin in south central Utah and east centra …   Wikipedia

  • Great Victoria — Desert of Western Australia …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

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