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A desert plateau region of southern Botswana, eastern Namibia, and western South Africa. Fed by seasonal rains, it has sandy soil and supports grass and other vegetation in all but the extreme southwestern corner.
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(Placename) the Kalahari an extensive arid plateau of South Africa, Namibia, and Botswana. Area: 260 000 sq km (100 000 sq miles). Also known as: the Kalahari Desert
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(ˌkɑ ləˈhɑr i, ˌkæl ə-)

a desert region in SW Africa, largely in Botswana. 100,000 sq. mi. (259,000 sq. km).
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Noun1.Kalahari - a desert in southwestern Africa - largely Botswana
Namibia, Republic of Namibia, South West Africa - a republic in southwestern Africa on the south Atlantic coast (formerly called South West Africa); achieved independence from South Africa in 1990; the greater part of Namibia forms part of the high Namibian plateau of South Africa
Botswana, Republic of Botswana - a landlocked republic in south-central Africa that became independent from British control in the 1960s
Republic of South Africa, South Africa - a republic at the southernmost part of Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1910; first European settlers were Dutch (known as Boers)
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[ˌkæləˈhɑːrɪ] n the Kalahari (Desert)il deserto del Kalahari
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Namibian police Inspector General Sebastian Ndeitunga said people who feared for their safety after the Operation Kalahari Desert was on break should now sleep free as the operations is now back.
Metal Tiger Plc's (LON:MTR) 59%-owned Kalahari Metals Ltd has received environmental approval for the Okavango copper project in Botswana, paving the way for drilling to start.
She raised a concern at what she noted as a growing trend of road traffic offences recorded along the Trans Kalahari Corridor, indicating that as of May 2017, a total of 147 such cases were recorded with the statistics escalating to 254 last year, an increase of about 73 per cent in a single year.
LONDON (Alliance News) - Metal Tiger PLC on Friday said it has invested a further USD1.1 million into Botswana-focused explorer, Kalahari Metals Ltd, in which it currently owns 50%.
Sixteen students from Kyuki-Do Martial Arts of Elgin advanced in rank before the Promotional Board of the American Kyuki-Do Federation at the Kalahari Resort and Convention Center on Nov.
Botswana is a landlocked country in Southern Africa with a landscape defined by the Kalahari Desert and the Okavango Delta, which becomes a lush animal habitat during the seasonal floods.
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