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P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Characterized by fertile soil, a mesic climate, and covered originally with coarse grasses, a prairie is an extensive, level or rolling, predominantly treeless grassland.
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rolling prairies
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Narrower Term
mixed-grass prairies
shortgrass prairies
tallgrass prairies
Related Term
Prairie Pothole region
prairie soils
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