Libyan Desert

Libyan Desert
geographical name desert N Africa W of the Nile in Libya, Egypt, & Sudan

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Libyan Desert — E part of the Sahara, in Libya, Sudan, & Egypt west of the Nile …   English World dictionary

  • Libyan Desert — The Libyan Desert (24 degrees North, 25 degrees East) ( ar. الصحراء الليبية) is an African desert that is located in the northern and eastern part of the Sahara Desert and occupies western Egypt, eastern Libya and northwestern Sudan. Covering an… …   Wikipedia

  • Libyan Desert — desert in northeastern Africa, eastern part of the Sahara Desert …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Libyan Desert — a desert in N Africa, in E Libya, W Egypt, and NW Sudan, W of the Nile: part of the Sahara. ab. 650,000 sq. mi. (1,683,500 sq. km). * * * Northeastern portion of the Sahara, extending from eastern Libya through southwestern Egypt into… …   Universalium

  • Libyan Desert — noun the northeastern part of the Sahara Desert in Libya and Egypt and Sudan • Instance Hypernyms: ↑desert • Part Holonyms: ↑Sahara, ↑Sahara Desert, ↑Libya, ↑Socialist People s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, ↑Egypt, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Libyan Desert — Lib′yan Des′ert n. geg a desert in N Africa, in Libya, Egypt, and Sudan, W of the Nile: part of the Sahara. ab. 650,000 sq. mi. (1,683,500 sq. km) …   From formal English to slang

  • Libyan Desert — /lɪbjən ˈdɛzət/ (say libyuhn dezuht) noun a part of the Sahara west of the Nile, in eastern Libya, western Egypt, and north western Sudan …   Australian English dictionary

  • Libyan Armed Forces — Founded 1951 Current form 2011 Service branches Libyan Army Libyan Air Force Libyan Navy Headquarters Tripoli …   Wikipedia

  • Libyan — Desert in Egypt, Libya, and the Sudan …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • desert — desert1 desertic /di zerr tik/, adj. desertlike, adj. /dez euhrt/, n. 1. a region so arid because of little rainfall that it supports only sparse and widely spaced vegetation or no vegetation at all: The Sahara is a vast sandy desert. 2. any area …   Universalium

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