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Definition of Drought

Drought
Drought Drought, n. [OE. droght, drougth, dru??, AS. druga?, from drugian to dry. See Dry, and cf. Drouth, which shows the original final sound.] 1. Dryness; want of rain or of water; especially, such dryness of the weather as affects the earth, and prevents the growth of plants; aridity. The drought of March hath pierced to the root. --Chaucer. In a drought the thirsty creatures cry. --Dryden. 2. Thirst; want of drink. --Johnson. 3. Scarcity; lack. A drought of Christian writers caused a dearth of all history. --Fuller.

Meaning of Drought from wikipedia

- A drought is an event of prolonged shortages in the water supply, whether atmospheric (below-average precipitation), surface water or ground water. A...
- Throughout history, California has experienced many droughts, such as 1841, 1864, 1924, 1928–1935, 1947–1950, 1959–1960, 1976–1977, 1986–1992, 2006–2010...
- Drought in Australia is defined by the Australian Bureau of Meteorology as rainfall over a three-month period being in the lowest decile of what has been...
- Baseball (MLB), franchises have had various postseason and World Series droughts. All 16 of the original Major League franchises (i.e., those in place when...
- Drought in India has resulted in tens of millions of deaths over the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. Indian agriculture is heavily dependent on the country's...
- Drought in the United States is similar to that of other portions of the globe. Below normal precipitation leads to drought, which is caused by an above...
- Drought tolerance is the ability to which a plant maintains its biom**** production during arid or drought conditions. Some plants are naturally adapted...
- Da Drought 3 is a double-disc mixtape by Lil Wayne, released on April 13, 2007. This is the third in the trilogy of mixtapes in Da Drought series. Released...
- appearance, post-season series win, Stanley Cup Finals and Stanley Cup droughts up to and including the 2020 Stanley Cup playoffs. Those teams which have...
- Christian ****d of Rolling Stone magazine considered the mixtapes Da Drought 3 and The Drought Is Over 2 (The Carter 3 Sessions) "among the best albums of 2007...
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