Definition of Hyperarid

1. Adjective. (climatology) Extremely arid, with an aridity index of less than 0.05. ¹



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Definition of Hyperarid

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hyperarid

hyperammonemia
hyperammonemias
hyperamylasaemia
hyperanacinesia
hyperanakinesia
hyperandrogenemia
hyperandrogenism
hyperandrogenisms
hyperaphia
hyperaphic
hyperapophyses
hyperapophysis
hyperarc
hyperarcs
hyperargininaemia
hyperarid (current term)
hyperarithmetic
hyperarithmetical
hyperarousal
hyperarousals
hyperaroused
hyperarticulate
hyperaspist
hyperaspists
hyperathletic
hyperauthentic
hyperaware
hyperawareness
hyperbaric

Literary usage of Hyperarid

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1. Population and Food in the Early Twenty-First Century: Meeting Future Food by Nurul Islam (1995)
"Within these areas they estimated the amount of land under irrigation, in rainfed crop production, and in range; and hyperarid land used only under ..."

2. Proceedings of the U. S. Geological Survey Global Change Research Forum edited by John A. Kelmelis, Mitchell Snow (1994)
"The hyperarid core deserts are ideal "natural laboratories" in which to study wind processes unhindered by surface moisture and vegetation, but they are not ..."

3. The Future of Food: Long-Term Prospects for the Agro-Food Sector by OECD Staff, SourceOECD (Online service) (1998)
"... irrigated\ 2537 721 812 1816 1725 (87) (108) Additional irrigation on non-suitable (arid and hyperarid) land Grand total 36 36 38 2573 1. ..."

4. Stability and Buffering Capacity of the Geosphere for Long-Term Isolation of by OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (2004)
"... Switzerland) and arid/hyperarid climatic settings (western escarpment of the Andes of northern Chile and Peru) reveal that the controls on surface ..."

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