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Definition of Desert
DesertDesert De*sert", n. [OF. deserte, desserte, merit, recompense,
fr. deservir, desservir, to merit. See Deserve.]
That which is deserved; the reward or the punishment justly
due; claim to recompense, usually in a good sense; right to
According to their deserts will I judge them. --Ezek.
Andronicus, surnamed Pius For many good and great
deserts to Rome. --Shak.
His reputation falls far below his desert. --A.
Syn: Merit; worth; excellence; due.
Meaning of Desert from wikipedia
- A desert
is a barren
area of landscape where little precipitation occurs
and, consequently, living conditions
- The Mojave Desert
(/moʊˈhɑːvi, mə-/ moh-HAH-vee, mə-; Mohave: Hayikwiir
Mat'aar) is an arid rain-shadow desert
and the driest desert
- The Gobi Desert
(/ˈɡoʊbi/) is a large desert
or brushland region
in Asia. It covers parts
and Northeastern China
and of Southern
- The Sonoran Desert
de Sonora) is a North American desert which covers large parts
of the Southwestern United States
- The Kaʻū Desert
is a leeward desert
in the district
of Kaʻū, the southernmost district
on the Big Island
of Hawaii, and is made up mostly
- The Desert Eagle
into the Deagle) is a semi-automatic handgun notable
the largest centerfire cartridge
of any magazine-fed...
- The Desert Fathers
(along with Desert
Mothers) were early Christian
hermits, ascetics, and monks
who lived mainly
in the Scetes desert
of a desert
climate: a hot desert climate
(BWh), and a cold desert climate
(BWk). To delineate
climates" from "cold desert
- The Thar Desert
, also known
as the Great Indian Desert
, is a large
in the northwestern
part of the Indian subcontinent
- The Taklamakan Desert
(/ˌtæk.lə.məˈkæn/; Chinese: 塔克拉玛干沙漠; pinyin: Tǎkèlāmǎgān Shāmò, Xiao'erjing: تَاكْلامَاقًا شَاموْ; Dungan: Такәламаган Шамә; Uyghur:...
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