Definition of Sabkhas

1. Noun. (plural of sabkha) ¹



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Definition of Sabkhas

1. sabkha [n] - See also: sabkha

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sabkhas

sabin vaccine
sabinaite
sabine
sabine pine
sabinene
sabines
sabino
sabinol
sabinol dehydrogenase
sabins
sabir
sabirs
sabkha
sabkhah
sabkhahs
sabkhas (current term)
sabkhat
sabkhats
sable
sable's hair pencil
sable antelope
sable brush
sable coat
sabled
sablefish
sablefishes
sableness
sables
sabling
sably

Literary usage of Sabkhas

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1. United Arab Emirates: A New Perspective by Ibrahim Abed, Peter Hellyer (2001)
"Coastal sabkhas and lagoons As already mentioned above, coastal sabkhas formed ... Shinn (1983) has many illustrations of sabkhas in the emirates and other ..."

2. Natural Emirates: Wildlife and Environment of the United Arab Emirates by Peter Vine (1996)
"All sabkhas share certain characteristics. Although they are restricted to hot, arid regions, the sabkha surface is always very close to the local water ..."

3. Landmine Monitor Report 2000: Toward a Mine-Free World by International Campaign to Ban Land Mines, International Campaign to Ban Landmines (2000)
"... including rough vegetated sandy plains, sabkhas, active drainage basins, and oil contaminated patches.8 Emergency teams are still clearing mines in ..."

4. U. S. Marines in the Persian Gulf, 1990-1991: With Marine Forces Afloat in edited by Ronald J. Brown (2000)
"... road ran through the dry marsh beds, or sabkhas, that were too soft to support movement by heavy vehicles. Stalled along this solitary route the Iraqis ..."

5. Wetland Soils: Characterization, Classification, and Utilization by International Rice Research Institute, Philippines Bureau of Soils (1985)
"Some special developments are found, for instance, in acid—sulfate soils, peaty soils, soils situated in sabkhas, etc. Although the micromorphology of many ..."

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