Thar Desert

[ tur, tahr ]
/ tɜr, tɑr /

noun

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


noun

another name for the Thar Desert

British Dictionary definitions for great indian desert (2 of 2)

Thar Desert

/ (tɑː) /

noun

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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