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semiarid zones
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
Regions characterized by low and erratic rainfall, periods of drought, and where the prevalent vegetation is scattered short grasses, bunchgrasses or shrubs.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/26894.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/26894
Used For
cold semi-arid climate
hot semi-arid climate
semi-arid zones
semiarid climate
semiarid conditions
steppe climate
Broader Term
dry climates
Narrower Term
Sahel
Related Term
arid zones
dry environmental conditions
semiarid soils
Spanish
zonas semiáridas
Term Number
26894