alkali flat


Definition of alkali flat

: a level area in an arid or semiarid region that is encrusted with salt or alkali (such as the dried bed of an evaporated pond or lake)

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First Known Use of alkali flat

1856, in the meaning defined above

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“Alkali flat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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