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dry valley

n
(Physical Geography) a valley originally produced by running water but now waterless
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She was desperately seeking water for her infant son, but she could not find any, as Makkah is located in a hot dry valley with few sources of water.
The distribution of microplankton in the McMurdo Dry Valley Lakes, Antarctica: response to ecosystem legacy or present-day climatic controls?
any other rock-art site on the Arabian Peninsula." In contrast to Jubbah, Shuwaymas is surrounded by black volcanic lava, not sand, in one of the dry valley systems in the south of Hail province.
Their topics include metagenomic contrasts of viruses in soil and aquatic environments, actinobacterial diversity associated with Antarctic Dry Valley mineral soils, the role of dysbiosis in inflammatory bowel diseases, a targeted metagenomic approach to determining the "population genome" of marine Synechococcus, the genetic characterization of microbial communities living at the surface of building stones, and novel aromatic degradation pathway genes and their organization as revealed by metagenomic analysis.
The species is common on rocky slopes covered by dry valley vegetation including Acacia macracantha, Schinus molle and Caesalpinia spinosa (Figure 2).
"We do believe that balanced scorecard is a long journey in a dry valley. It's not a quick transition and you need to ensure you have the right resources.
Instead of ending up safely in the Everton number one's arms, the ball took a wicked bounce on the dry Valley surface and bob-bled towards goal.
The Durham University academics were studying the geology and volcanoes of the Dry Valley, a sub-zero desert only discovered in the 1950s.
One interesting feature of the dry valley lakes visible in Figure 3 is the evidence of ancient shore levels.
Taylor Valley is in the McMurdo Dry Valley region of Antarctica (Fig.