Definition of Chotts

1. chott [n] - See also: chott



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chotts

chorusses
chorussing
chose
chose jugée
chosen
chosen aggression principle
chosen people
chosenness
choses
choses jugées
choss
chota
chotahazri
chotchke
chott
chotts (current term)
chou
chough
choughs
choultries
choultry
chounter
chounters
chouse
choused
chouser
chousers
chouses
choush
choushes

Literary usage of Chotts

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1. All the Year Round by Charles Dickens (1885)
"The bottom of these depressions—called by the natives " chotts "—is occupied ... The new sea resulting from inundating these two chotts would have a total ..."

2. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1890)
"This theory, however, is untenable; the Isthmus of Gabes is not a mere sandbank ; there is a band of rock between the sea and the basin of the chotts, ..."

3. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1877)
"Advantages so considerable, which would result from the introduction of the water of the sea ¡nti> the chotts, explain nnd jus- ify the perseverance with ..."

4. Supplementary Papers by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain) (1889)
"115, avec carte du bassin des chotts. From the Archives des Missions Scien. et ... Sur l'évaporation de la région des chotts. Réponse à M. Angot. ..."

5. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1882)
"It was reported that the chotts were separated from the sea by a rocky plateau about 150 feet high and 14 miles wide, that the chotts were separated from ..."

6. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry (1904)
".V number of such chotts occur near the coast in western Algeria. ... These chotts correspond to similar salt, soda, and "playa" lakes of Utah, Nevada, ..."

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