: a treeless windswept tableland or basin in the higher Andes
Examples of puna in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebAnother puna near La Perouse Bay held slightly fresher water at 4,920mg/L.
Historical accounts also describe people just skimming water from the surface of the sea, much to the consternation of European observers.
Kiona N. Smith, Ars Technica, 17 Oct. 2018 And the water in the puna when Brosnan and her colleagues stopped by contained just 5,920 grams of salt per liter.
Kiona N. Smith, Ars Technica, 17 Oct. 2018
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