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1 Stony desert.

2 Gravel veneer, normally consisting of small, rounded pebbles, that mantles a Saharan plain and has a gradient as low as 1:5000. The pebble layer may be underlain by a stony soil, or it may be a lag deposit. Compare serir.

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.


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