Mojave Desert

Mojave Desert
or Mohave Desert geographical name desert S California SE of S end of the Sierra Nevada

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Mojave Desert — desert in SE Calif.: c. 15,000 sq mi (38,850 sq km) …   English World dictionary

  • Mojave Desert — For the indigenous American tribe, see Mohave people. For other uses, see Mohave (disambiguation). Coordinates: 35°0.5′N 115°28.5′W / 35.0083°N 115.475°W …   Wikipedia

  • Mojave Desert — a desert in S California: part of the Great Basin. ab. 15,000 sq. mi. (38,850 sq. km). Also, Mohave Desert. * * * or Mohave Desert Arid region, southeastern California, U.S. Occupying more than 25,000 sq mi (65,000 sq km), it extends from the… …   Universalium

  • Mojave Desert — Mo|ja|ve Des|ert the Mojave Desert also the Mohave Desert a large desert in southern California. ↑Death Valley, the lowest point in the US, is found in the Mojave Desert …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Mojave Desert — Sp Mohãvių dykumà Ap Mojave Desert L JAV (Kalifornija) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Mojave Desert — noun a desert area in southern California and western Arizona • Syn: ↑Mojave, ↑Mohave, ↑Mohave Desert • Instance Hypernyms: ↑desert • Part Holonyms: ↑California, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mojave Desert — Mo•ja′ve or Mohave Desert [[t]moʊˈhɑ vi[/t]] n. geg a desert in S California: part of the Great Basin. ab. 15,000 sq. mi. (38,850 sq. km) …   From formal English to slang

  • Mojave Desert — /moʊˌhavi ˈdɛzət/ (say moh.hahvee dezuht) noun a desert in southern California; part of the Great Basin. About 38 850 km2. Also, Mohave Desert …   Australian English dictionary

  • Mojave Desert —  but Mohave for the Native American tribe and mountains in Arizona …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Mojave Desert — arid reg. S California; ab. 15,000 sq. mi …   Webster's Gazetteer

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