Nullarbor Plain
geographical name treeless plain SW Australia in Western Australia & South Australia bordering on Great Australian Bight

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Nullarbor Plain — Nullarbor redirects here. For other uses, see Nullarbor (disambiguation). NASA Visible Earth, Nullarbor. The true Nullarbor is the light tan semi circular area adjacent to the coast. Image acquired by the Terra (satellite) on 19 August 2002 The… …   Wikipedia

  • Nullarbor Plain — (spr. plēn, »baumlose Ebene«), völlig wasserlose, öde und vegetationsarme, des Baumwuchses entbehrende Gegend an der Großen Australischen Bucht, ist der südlichste, sich bis auf 100 m abdachende Teil des westaustralischen Tafellandes, eine Platte …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Nullarbor Plain — Vast limestone plateau, southern Australia. It lies along the south coast of western South Australia and eastern Western Australia, extending north from the Great Australian Bight to the Great Victoria Desert. It occupies 100,000 sq mi (260,000… …   Universalium

  • Nullarbor Plain — Die Nullarbor Wüste in Australien Die Nullarbor Wüste (von lat. nulla arbor = kein Baum , auch Nullarbor Ebene) ist eine flache, weit ausgedehnte Karstwüste im südlichen Australien direkt an der Großen Australischen Bucht. Sie ist mit rund… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nullarbor Plain — noun a vast arid plain of southern Australia stretching inland from the Great Australian Bight; has sparse vegetation and no surface water and is almost uninhabited; the site of a major rocket research center • Instance Hypernyms: ↑plain, ↑field …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nullarbor Plain — /nʌləbɔ ˈpleɪn/ (say nuluhbaw playn) noun a plain lying behind the Great Australian Bight, stretching from the WA–SA border 300 km to the west and 250 km to the east, at its widest 400 km. {Latin: no tree} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Nullarbor Plain —  Western Australia. Often misspelled Nullabor …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Nullarbor Plain —    , Western Australia. Often misspelled Nulla bor …   Dictionary of troublesome word

  • Nullarbor, South Australia — Nullarbor South Australia The Nullarbor Roadhouse …   Wikipedia

  • Nullarbor National Park — IUCN Category II (National Park) …   Wikipedia

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