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Definition of Arid

Arid
Arid Ar"id, a. [L. aridus, fr. arere to be dry: cf. F. aride.] Exhausted of moisture; parched with heat; dry; barren. ``An arid waste.' --Thomson.

Meaning of Arid from wikipedia

- A region is arid when it is characterized by a severe lack of available water, to the extent of hindering or preventing the growth and development of plant...
- A semi-arid climate, semi-desert climate, or steppe climate is the climate of a region that receives precipitation below potential evapotranspiration,...
- An aridity index (AI) is a numerical indicator of the degree of dryness of the climate at a given location. A number of aridity indices have been proposed...
- The desert climate or arid climate (in the Köppen climate cl****ification BWh and BWk), is a climate which there is an excess of evaporation over precipitation...
- In software engineering, Active Reviews for Intermediate Designs (ARID) is a method to evaluate software architectures that combines aspects from architecture...
- The Arid Diagonal (Spanish: diagonal árida/arreica) is a contiguous zone of arid and semi-arid climate that traverses South America from coastal Peru in...
- of denudation. About one-third of the land surface of the world is arid or semi-arid. This includes much of the polar regions, where little precipitation...
- with an aridity index of less than 0.65. One can cl****ify drylands into four sub-types: dry sub-humid lands semi-arid lands arid lands hyper-arid lands...
- Arid is a Belgian rock band, formed in the mid-1990s, made up of four members: Jasper Steverlinck (vocals and guitar), David Du Pré (guitar), Filip Ros...
- Al `Arid is a town in the Madaba Governorate of western Jordan. Maplandia world gazetteer Satellite map at Maplandia.com v t e...
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