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noun as in desert

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Scientists have found microbes that started in the Sahara, for example, landing in the Caribbean.

A big remaining question is whether and how it might cross the Sahara.

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Typically, the southern edge of the Sahara doesn’t have much vegetation.

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Scientists have found microorganisms from the Sahara in the Caribbean, for example.

He managed an isolated refueling station in the western Sahara before transferring in 1929 to Argentina, where a team of pilots established long-distance links to Patagonia.

It had taken the camels and their black-turbaned Berber herders four long days to walk from the Sahara.

But Morocco stands firmly on claims that it has historic links to the Western Sahara dating back many centuries.

Accounts emerge from the harrowing Islamist attack on an oil field in the Sahara Desert.

The American Interest reports that vast aquifers of water have been found beneath the Sahara desert.

He was happy when the Khawams opened a series of restaurants of their own, all called Sahara.

Thus many artesian wells have been sunk in the Algerian Sahara which have proved an immense boon to the district.

Richmond is, to me, a Sahara, whose single fountain of sweet waters springs up within your sister's home.

Except in extent, a journey across it is similar to that of the parched caravans across the flaming sands of Sahara.

Special bivouac amateur bouillon danger must have Sahara easily Groener arms impossible.

Not unworthy of rejoicing the eyes of the most fastidious connoisseurs, it lives and dies unknown in the solitudes of the Sahara.


On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to Sahara, such as: wilderness, barren, flats, solitude, wild, and wilderness/wilds.

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