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barrens

noun
plural of barren

Synonyms of barrens

land that is uninhabited or not fit for crops
  • lived out in the barrens where it was impossible to grow anything

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“Barrens.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/barrens. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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