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semiarid zones

Regions characterized by low and erratic rainfall, periods of drought, and where the prevalent vegetation is scattered short grasses, bunchgrasses or shrubs.
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  • cold semi-arid climate
  • hot semi-arid climate
  • semiarid climate
  • semiarid conditions
  • steppe climate
  • semi-arid zones
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