Definition of Hammadas

1. hammada [n] - See also: hammada



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hammadas

hamfistedly
hamfistedness
hamhanded
hamhandedly
hamhandedness
hamiform
hamilton period
haming
haminura
hamite
hamlet
hamleted
hamlets
hamlike
hammada
hammadas (current term)
hammal
hammals
hammam
hammams
hamman-rich syndrome
hamman sign
hammarite
hammed
hammed up
hammer
hammer-on
hammer-ons
hammer and sickle
hammer and tongs

Literary usage of Hammadas

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1. The American Journal of Archaeology and of the History of the Fine Arts by Archaeological Institute of America (1885)
"... peaks of the hammadas chain. There are two triumphal arches, one of them raised in honor of Trajan, the other curious from its architectural design. ..."

2. The Development of Africa: A Study in Applied Geography by Arthur Silva White (1892)
"They are backed in the south by stony desert lands, called hammadas and serirs—of which the latter are relatively the higher; and the uniform flatness along ..."

3. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1895)
"... were seen on the hammadas, and antelopes were common on the erg districts (Bull. Soc. géogr., Paris, XVI-, 1895, 10-74). ..."

4. Africa by Augustus Henry Keane (1907)
"... and other escarpments of the plateau encompassing the capital; in Fezzan and the hammadas the Arabs, pure or mixed, are dominant; ..."

5. A Textbook of Geology by Amadeus William Grabau (1920)
"So-called stony deserts or hammadas are produced by the removal by wind of all fine products of disintegration, leaving only the coarser fragments, ..."

6. Africa by Augustus Henry Keane (1907)
"... and other escarpments of the plateau encompassing the capital; in Fezzan and the hammadas the Arabs, pure or mixed, are dominant; ..."

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