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Meaning of "Gibson Desert" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIBSON DESERT

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIBSON DESERT

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Gibson Desert is a noun.
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WHAT DOES GIBSON DESERT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Gibson Desert

Gibson Desert

The Gibson Desert, an interim Australian bioregion, covers a large dry area in the state of Western Australia and is still largely in an almost "pristine" state. It is about 155,000 square kilometres in size, making it the 5th largest desert in Australia, after the Great Victoria, Great Sandy, Tanami and Simpson deserts.

Definition of Gibson Desert in the English dictionary

The definition of Gibson Desert in the dictionary is a desert in W central Australia, between the Great Sandy Desert and the Victoria Desert: salt marshes, salt lakes, and scrub. Area: about 220 000 sq km.

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WORDS THAT END LIKE GIBSON DESERT

Arabian Desert
Atacama Desert
Colorado Desert
desert
dessert
Gobi Desert
Great Indian Desert
Great Sandy Desert
Indian Desert
Libyan Desert
misdesert
Mohave Desert
Mojave Desert
Negev Desert
Painted Desert
sand desert
semi-desert
Simpson Desert
Thar Desert
undesert
Victoria Desert

Synonyms and antonyms of Gibson Desert in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Gibson Desert» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIBSON DESERT

Find out the translation of Gibson Desert to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Gibson Desert from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Gibson Desert» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

吉布森沙漠
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Desierto de Gibson
570 millions of speakers

English

Gibson Desert
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

गिब्सन डेजर्ट
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

جيبسون الصحراء
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Гибсон Desert
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Gibson Desert
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গিবসন মরুভূমি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Gibson Desert
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Gibson Desert
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gibson -Wüste
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ギブソン砂漠
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

깁슨 사막
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Gibson Desert
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Gibson sa mạc
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கிப்சன் பாலைவனத்தில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गिब्सन वाळवंट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Gibson Çölü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Deserto di Gibson
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Gibson Desert
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Гібсон Desert
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Gibson Desert
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Gibson Desert
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Gibson Desert
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Gibson Desert
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Gibson Desert
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Gibson Desert

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIBSON DESERT»

The term «Gibson Desert» is used very little and occupies the 162.088 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIBSON DESERT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Gibson Desert

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIBSON DESERT»

Discover the use of Gibson Desert in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Gibson Desert and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Last of the Nomads
The Last of the Nomads is the story of Warri and Yatungka, the last of the Mandildjara people to remain in their country - the Western Gibson Desert region of Western Australia.
W. J. Peasley, 2010
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Gibson Desert
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The Gibson Desert covers a large dry area in the state of Western Australia and is still largely in an almost "pristine" state.
Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn, 2012
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Mimosaceae, Acacia:
Acacia balsamea R.S. Cowan & Maslin, Nuytsia 12: 417 (1999) T: Gibson Desert, Mt William Lambert, E from Wiluna on 'Gunbarrel Hwy\ W.A.. 8 Sept. 1984. B.R Maslin 5646; holo: PERTH; iso: CANB. K. Rounded or obconic shrub 1-2.5 m ...
Australian Biological Resources Study, 2001
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Ecophysiology of Economic Plants in Arid and Semi-Arid Lands
A number of deserts are recognised, including the Simpson Desert north of Lake Eyre and to the west the even larger and relatively sand-free Gibson Desert. These deserts are characterised by the absence of surface run-off, consisting in part ...
G. E. Wickens, 1998
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Australian National Bibliography: 1992
Desert dreaming : the reintroduction of rare and endangered animals to the Gibson Desert / by Neil Burrows and Carolyn Thomson. — [Como, W.A.] : Dept. of Conservation and Land Management and West Australian Petroleum Pty Limited,  ...
National Library of Australia, 1974
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Anthropology Matters!
Once the excitement of making contact and getting established among the Mardu Aborigines of the Gibson Desert in western Australia wore off, Robert Tonkinson ( 1991) experienced culture shock. He endured bouts of depression, a sense of ...
Shirley Fedorak, 2007
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Mechanics of Wind-blown Sand Movements
... Simpson Desert (0.312 million km2) and the Gibson Desert (0.221 million km2) in Australia, the Kara-Kum X. Zheng, Mechanics of Wind-blown Sand Movements , Environmental Science and Engineering, DOI 10.1007/978-3-540-88254-1_1, ...
Xiaojing Zheng, 2009
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Cengage Advantage Books: Culture Counts: A Concise ...
The Pintupi, A Foraging Society in Australia The Pintupi people of the Gibson Desert of Australia were more typical of foraging than the Inuit described in the opening of this chapter. The key to their adaptation was the use of a wide variety of ...
Serena Nanda, Richard Warms, 2014
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Deserts and Steppes
Gibson Desert The Gibson Desert is an arid zone in the interior of Western Australia. The desert lies south of the Tropic of Capricorn between the Great Sandy Desert (north), the Great Victoria Desert (south), the Northern Territory border (east), ...
John P. Rafferty, 2011
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Case Studies in Ecotourism
... Shark Bay; assisting a team of international shore-bird experts in studying birds , habitats and diets along the 80 mile beach near Broome; and trips to the Mitchell Plateau, Pilbara region, Murchison Ranges, Gibson Desert, Shark Bay and the ...
Ralf Buckley, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIBSON DESERT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Gibson Desert is used in the context of the following news items.
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WA police stood aside over arrest of Aboriginal man charged with …
By then Gibson had returned to his home of Kiwirrkurra, a community of about 200 people in the Gibson Desert near the Northern Territory ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
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Top cops stood aside over murder investigation fiasco
... in the Gibson Desert, not offering an interpreter despite the suspect's "limited English" and by failing to record the interview from the outset. «WA today, May 15»
3
Remote community residents frightened they will be forced off their …
Pintupi elder Bobby West said life was good in the isolated community of Kiwirrkurra in Western Australia's Gibson Desert. "It's a friendly and ... «ABC Online, Mar 15»
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Girl, 2, killed by reversing 4WD in remote WA community
A two-year-old girl has died in the remote community of Warburton, south of the Gibson Desert, on Monday after she was hit by a car. A driver of ... «WA today, Mar 15»
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Beyond Sacred Laverty auction, well beyond estimates
... sale's top lot, Naata Nungurrayi's titled The Rockhole and Soakage Water Site of Marrapinti, a painting from 2001 by the Gibson Desert artist. «ArtsHub, Mar 15»
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Gone But Not Forgotten
Did Myra Yurtiwa Cook down in the Gibson Desert have such a tough time? She seems to have moved in and out of Country freely with her ... «Aboriginal Art Directory News, Mar 15»
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Lavertys' indigenous art auction nets $3.4m for collection
... a 2001 synthetic polymer painting by the Gibson Desert artist Naata Nungurrayi, titled The Rockhole and Soakage Water Site of Marrapinti. «The Australian, Mar 15»
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Chris Wallace: Get connected, we're in this together
... I squinted into the harsh midday sun to watch Ngaanyatjarra women dance solemnly through the spinifex of the Gibson Desert." That's love. «The Age, Feb 15»
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Get connected, we're in this together
... I squinted into the harsh midday sun to watch Ngaanyatjarra women dance solemnly through the spinifex of the Gibson Desert." That's love. «The Canberra Times, Feb 15»
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Carmen Lawrence: 'Perhaps it's not too late to recast ourselves as …
... it was when I squinted into the harsh midday sun to watch Ngaanyatjarra women dance solemnly through the spinifex of the Gibson Desert. «The Conversation AU, Jan 15»

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