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Bad·landsalso Bad Lands (băd′lăndz′)
A heavily eroded arid region of southwest South Dakota and northwest Nebraska. It is known for its colorful rock formations and prehistoric fossils.
Barren land typically having rough, deeply eroded terrain.
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(Physical Geography) any deeply eroded barren area
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
a barren area in which soft rock strata are eroded into varied, fantastic forms.
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An area of heavily eroded land with numerous gullies or streambeds between ridges of variously colored sand, silt, and clay. Badlands usually form in dry regions where sudden, heavy rains wash away soil and keep most vegetation from becoming established.
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Arid, barren, hilly land that is deeply eroded by gullies.
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|Noun||1.||badlands - deeply eroded barren land|
|2.||Badlands - an eroded and barren region in southwestern South Dakota and northwestern Nebraska|
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badlands[ˈbædlændz] NPL (US) → tierras fpl malas región yerma, esp en los estados de Nebraska y Dakota del Sur
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
pl → Ödland nt
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