from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • See Karroo.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. The vast plain in South Africa that borders the Kalahari Desert.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In physical geography, the name given to immense barren tracts of clayey table-land in South Africa, which often rise terrace-like to the height of 2,000 feet above the sea-level.


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