The long stretch of waterless desert between Jauf and J.
Of those who essayed to cross the waterless Haud more than one lost his life.
The karez is a system of underground channelling which usually taps a sub-surface water supply at the foot of some of the many rugged and apparently waterless hills which cover the face of the country.
2 Including waterless tracts naturally belonging to the river-basin.
The Downs are almost without population, waterless and grass-covered, with patches of beech wood.
As the plains on the Rolling Downs formation are mostly waterless, the discovery of this deep reservoir of water has been of great aid in the development of central Australia.
Their waterless channels are interesting, however, as evidence of a time when climatological conditions on this coast were different.
Large tracts of the Croatian highlands are well-nigh waterless, and it is only in the more sheltered hollows that sufficient soil collects for large trees to flourish.
Though almost waterless, it is in fact better wooded and richer in pasture than any part of the Hamad; the sand-hills are dotted with ghada, a species of tamarisk, and other bushes, and several grasses and succulent plants - among them the adar, on which sheep are said to feed for a month without requiring water - are found in abundance in good seasons.
The migrations must have always been dependent upon physical difficulties, such as waterless tracts or mountain barriers.
difficulty and expense, or which are even totally barren and waterless, entirely dependent on supplies from distant sources.
It was the advice of Elisha that rescued the armies of Jehoram and Jehoshaphat in their war against Moab when they were involved in the waterless wastes that surrounded them (2 Kings iii.
South of the divide the level at once drops to the central depression of Gobi, which forms a vast interior, almost waterless space, where the local drainage is lost in deserts or swamps.
South of the Golis the ground falls gradually to the central plateau known as the Haud, a waterless but not unfertile district.
The country consists chiefly of slightly elevated arid plains, largely waterless save along the southern frontier.
On the 10th the force left the Nile at Duem and struck inland across the almost waterless wastes of Kordofan for Obeid.
From the wells of Shakik he crossed the waterless Nafud in four days to Jubba, and after a halt there in the nomad camps, he moved on to Hail, already a thriving town, and the capital of the Shammar state whose limits included all northern Arabia from Kasim to the Syrian border.
The surface of the harra is extremely broken, forming a labyrinth of lava crags and blocks of every size; the whole region is sterile and almost waterless, and compared with the Nafud it produces little vegetation; but it is resorted to by the Bedouin in the spring and summer months when the air is always fresh and cool.
To the south the road from Herat to India through Kandahar lies across an open plain, which presents no great engineering difficulties, but is of a somewhat waterless and barren character.
The country has little water and only a small part of it is under cultivation, the remainder being composed of arid, waterless plains, deserts - some stony, others with moving sands - barren hills and mountains.
Instead of showing the Romans the caravan route, he induced them to sail from Cleopatris to Leucocome, and then led them by a circuitous way through waterless regions, so that they reached South Arabia too much weakened to effect anything.
4 The next parallel range on the south, the Akato-tagh, and the valley which separates it from the Astin-tagh, are equally arid and waterless.
From the latitude of Bagdad northward the region between the two rivers is an arid, waterless, limestone steppe, inhabited only by roving Arabs.
The second entailed a desert march of about 250 m., of which one section, Obak-Bir Mahoba (52 m.), was waterless, and the rest had an indifferent water supply (except at Ariab, about half-way to Berber), capable, however, of considerable development.
- Notwithstanding the long drought, it must not be supposed that Palestine is a waterless country, except in certain districts.
In 1890 she became a water tank for a metal smelter that had been built on a waterless islet in Singapore harbor.
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waterless car wash products available, can be used in any weather situation.
waterless urinal systems were introduced to all the gent's toilets in the Civic Center and neighboring Arnot Hill House.
waterless land he made water flow out of solid rock for you.
waterless beverages him several times.
It runs high above a wild boulder-strewn almost waterless gill.
cacti, euphorbias, &c.) from hot, dry and almost waterless regions where evaporation would be excessive, the leaf surface, and consequently the number of stomata, are reduced to a minimum, as it would be fatal to such plants to exhale vapour as freely in those regions as the broad-leaved plants that grow in places where there is abundance of moisture.
Dr Farnell, however, holds that Erechtheus and Poseidon were originally independent figures, and that both Erechtheus and Athena were prior to Poseidon, As he gave, so he could withhold, springs of water; thus the waterless neighbourhood of Argos was supposed to be the result of his anger.
Farther south, towards Lake Balkash, on the southeastern frontier, is a wide waterless desert, Bek-pak-dala, or Famine Steppe.
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In 2000 waterless urinal systems were introduced to all the gent 's toilets in the Civic Center and neighboring Arnot Hill House.
Babylonia will be the least important nation of all; it will become a dry and waterless desert.
In that dry and waterless land he made water flow out of solid rock for you.
Impact on the of waterless beverages him several times.
You might even want to investigate waterless shampoos.
Sun-Mar also distributes composting and waterless toilets across North America.
Many people are choosing a waterless car wash and polish over traditional methods.
Waterless car washing has one distinct advantage over the competition.
For many years, the waterless car wash simply did not measure up to the standards provided by a more traditional wash and polish.
However, the latest generation of waterless washing is in every way the equal of a traditional wash.
If you live a green lifestyle and have a green car, why not switch over to the waterless method to bring your commitment to the planet into this sphere of your life?
Waterless car washing may seem a little counterintuitive, a bit like taking a waterless shower.
Waterless car washing can, however, get your car just as clean as a traditional method.
One Dry Wash claims to be the first waterless car wash product on the market.
Waterless Concepts is a waterless car wash product made entirely from organic ingredients.
In addition to washing your car, Waterless Concepts products provide a protective seal that insulate your car from acid rain and other harmful environmental effects.
Freedom Waterless Car Wash offers a variety of products for cleaning the inside and outside of your car, as well as the tires.
If you have a less green vehicle, you can offset some of the environmental impact with waterless car wash.
is a sandy and waterless waste, entirely unfit for settlement.
At its northern edge, where the waterless forest tract of the Bhabar ends, a series of springs burst from the surface, and these, increasing and uniting in their progress, form the numerous streams that intersect the Tarai.
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