- a desert region in SW Africa, largely in Botswana. 100,000 sq. mi. (259,000 sq. km).
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I know from being in the Kalahari Desert there is no quiet like being in that place.TV's New Mystery Woman
March 19, 2009
They were too far to the south-east to have strayed into the great Kalahari desert.
He had conducted them far to the north, and into the heart of the great Kalahari desert.
In its first winter a Prussian bird was shot in the Kalahari Desert.The Migration of Birds
T. A. Coward
In the Desert of Kalahari exists an abundant and varied vegetation.The Desert World
Summoned to surrender, Morenga fled into the Kalahari Desert.
- the Kalahari an extensive arid plateau of South Africa, Namibia, and Botswana. Area: 260 000 sq km (100 000 sq miles)Also known as: the Kalahari Desert
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