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chott

or shott

[ shot ]
/ ʃɒt /
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noun
a shallow brackish or saline marsh or lake in N Africa, usually dry during the summer.
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Origin of chott

1970–75; <French <Arabic shaṭṭ
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British Dictionary definitions for chott

chott
/ (ʃɒt) /

noun
a variant spelling of shott
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Scientific definitions for chott

chott
[ shŏt ]

Variant of shott.
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