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
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

Gobi Desert

[ˌgəʊbiˈdɛzərt] n
the Gobi Desert → le désert de Gobi
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

Gobi Desert

nWüste fGobi
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

Gobi Desert

[ˈgəʊbɪˈdɛzət] n the Gobi Desertil Deserto del Gobi
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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The Qatari was in a class of his own and survived the last of three demanding stages through the Gobi Desert to earn a stage time of 2hrs 27min 30sec and beat team-mate Erik Van Loon by 2min 25sec on the day.
Paddy Twomey is another trainer breaking new ground at the Curragh this weekend with stable stars Decrypt and Foxtrot Liv representing him in the Irish 2,000 and 1,000 Guineas respectively, while the exciting Gobi Desert makes his debut for the stable in the Greenlands Stakes tomorrow.
Sereno, professor of paleontology at the University of Chicago and a National Geographic explorer-in-residence, will share his experiences crossing the Sahara Desert and being challenged by bandits on the Tibetan plateau in the heart of the Gobi Desert.
Under the program, the government places 20 tons of dietary supplements for the bears in 27 feeding stations in the Gobi Desert every year.
In which continent is the vast Gobi Desert situated?
We've spent hours on the road, from the bustling city of Ulaanbaatar en route to the Gobi Desert. The long time spent inside the customized Russian van was worth it.
They are found only in the extreme hot or cold environment of the Gobi Desert and there are none in captivity, the organizers said.
The July heat of Gobi Desert sweltered as Roy Chapman Andrews, often called the real life Indiana Jones, held a fossil that would forever change how we think about dinosaurs.
To be displayed in the exhibition are the mighty Tyrannosoraus Rex of North America, the swift Velociraptor of the Gobi Desert, and the massive herbivore Amargasaurus of the tropical jungles of South America, among others.
Scientists have found that dust from the Gobi Desert in Asia is providing more phosphorous for plants in California, including giant sequoias, than previously thought.
The sandstorm was blowing hard over the Gobi Desert. Xiao Ming got separated from his parents on their way to the Mogao Caves.