[ tur, tahr ]
/ tɜr, tɑr /
a desert in NW India and S Pakistan. About 77,000 sq. mi. (200,000 sq. km).
Also called Great Indian Desert.
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British Dictionary definitions for great indian desert (1 of 2)
Great Indian Desert
another name for the Thar Desert
British Dictionary definitions for great indian desert (2 of 2)
/ (tɑː) /
a desert in NW India, mainly in NW Rajasthan state and extending into Pakistan. Area: over 260 000 sq km (100 000 sq miles)Also called: Indian Desert, Great Indian Desert
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