Gobi Desert


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Noun1.Gobi Desert - a desert in central ChinaGobi Desert - a desert in central China    
Cathay, China, Communist China, mainland China, People's Republic of China, PRC, Red China - a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world
Mongolia, Mongolian People's Republic, Outer Mongolia - a landlocked socialist republic in central Asia
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Gobi Desert

[ˈgəʊbɪˈdezət] Ndesierto m del Gobi

Gobi Desert

[ˌgəʊbiˈdɛzərt] n
the Gobi Desert → le désert de Gobi

Gobi Desert

nWüste fGobi

Gobi Desert

[ˈgəʊbɪˈdɛzət] n the Gobi Desertil Deserto del Gobi
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He's led two-month expeditions to the sweltering Gobi Desert for the last 11 years: "We only get to shower once or twice all summer," he says.
In 1923, at the Flaming Cliffs in Mongolia's Gobi desert, scientists from the American Museum of Natural History identified dinosaur eggs for the first time.
Joanna is so popular and when you combine that with stunning scenery in Mongolia and the Gobi desert, along with a visit to the Great Wall of China and all the fascinating characters she meets on her travels, this is sure to be another big winner.
But most incredibly of all, we meet wild Bactrian camels who survive in Mongolia's Gobi Desert - by eating snow
Racing in extreme weather conditions is nothing unusual for Mr Richards as he has completed the 200-mile Marathon des Sables in the Sahara Desert and another run across China, including a trek across the Gobi Desert.
Oviraptors got their negative name in 1923 from paleontologists who found an adult Oviraptor fossil perched over a nest of eggs in Mongolia's Gobi Desert.
Moreover, these plateaus may explain other geologically recent climate changes, such as the development of the Gobi Desert and the drying out of the Mediterranean and California.
The wild camels living in the far away Gobi Desert may offer a possible cure for illness based on preliminary research.
OUT in the Gobi Desert, a camel called Ingen Temee suffers such a difficult birth that she takes the hump and refuses to give her new colt any milk.
So they chose Mongolia's Gobi Desert, in eastern Asia, as their hunting ground.
More than 60 years after scientists in the Gobi Desert made the first discovery of dinosaur eggs, paleontologists have completed the first study of dinosaur embryos preserved inside their eggs.
CETV is extending its rural educational service starting in the Gobi Desert as part of its new "village-to-village" program.