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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A shallow basin in a desert region.

Usage examples (15)
  • No more holes in the saltpan, no more disruption to my town.
  • Project: Classroom for the saltpan community, Cohesion Foundation
  • Covering over 12,000 km2, it is one of the largest saltpan complexes in the world.
  • Then the ground shook, the lightning cracks in the saltpan widening around the base of each cross. for more
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