Indian Desert


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Indian Desert

n
(Placename) another name for the Thar Desert
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Thar′ Des′ert

(tɜr, tɑr)
n.
a desert in NW India and S Pakistan. ab. 100,000 sq. mi. (259,000 sq. km). Also called Indian Desert.
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According to a 2018 Gulf News report, journalist Abhijit Iyer Mitra was arrested and jailed in India, in a case that was related to a Twitter conversation about the origin of the Indian desert rasagola.
Temperatures in an Indian desert city hit 50 degrees Celsius (122 Fahrenheit) for the second time in three days as a deadly heatwave maintained its grip on the country.
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The carrot halva, my favourite, is rich and creamy and the gulab jamon -- a classic Indian desert -- and kulfi -- a traditional Indian ice cream -- are beautifully executed and enjoyable.
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They are also coming from Indian desert because there is no border restrictions for them," he said in the lighter mood and added that this beauty of Thar desert must be preserved.
Based on the frequency of their occurrence in large numbers in various habitats of Rajashtan Desert, 60% Indian desert jird Meriones hurrianae have been collected from the sandy habitat, 17% from stony plains and the rest from ruderal habitat (Prakash and Ghosh, 1975; Prakash, 1962, 1981).
A couple of months back I was in Rajasthan and feasting on the traditional dishes of the Indian desert state.
It is the continuation of ancient Indian Desert, which largest portion is in Rajasthan at one side while Desert of Cholistan is at its rear side.
"If I met one in the Indian desert I don't know what I'd do."
Jaipur Kawa Brass Band, hailing from the Indian desert state of Rajasthan and featuring seven Indian brass musicians, dancers and a fakir, will perform awe-inspiring feats of illusion and are fresh from shows at Glastonbury and Bestival.