a desert in N Africa, extending from the Atlantic to the Nile valley. About 3,500,000 sq. mi. (9,065,000 sq. km).
any arid waste.
a desert in N Africa, extending from the Atlantic to the Red Sea and from the Mediterranean to central Mali, Niger, Chad, and the Sudan: the largest desert in the world, occupying over a quarter of Africa; rises to over 3300 m (11 000 ft) in the central mountain system of the Ahaggar and Tibesti massifs; large reserves of iron ore, oil, and natural gas. Area: 9 100 000 sq km (3 500 000 sq miles). Average annual rainfall: less than 254 mm (10 in.). Highest recorded temperature: 58°C (136.4°F)
Desert in northern Africa.
Note: At approximately 3.5 million square miles, it is the world’s largest desert.
noun 1. the arid area on the S flank of the Sahara desert that stretches across six countries from Senegal to Chad.
noun 1. (in India) sir; master: a term of respect used, especially during the colonial period, when addressing or referring to a European. 2. (initial capital letter) singular of Ashab. plural noun, singular Sahib [sah-ib, -eeb] /ˈsɑ ɪb, -ib/ (Show IPA). Islam. 1. those associating with Muhammad at any time in his life. noun 1. […]
- Sahitya akademi
/sɑːˈhɪtjə əˈkɑːdəmɪ/ noun 1. a body set up by the Government of India for cultivating literature in Indian languages and in English