an arid region in SE California, W of the Colorado River. About 2,500 sq. mi. (6,475 sq. km).
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British Dictionary definitions for Colorado Desert
an arid region of SE California and NW Mexico, west of the Colorado River. Area: over 5000 sq km (2000 sq miles)
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