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steppe

noun

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a broad area of level or rolling treeless country
  • nomads have long grazed yaks on the steppes of Mongolia

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The first known use of steppe was in 1671

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“Steppe.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/steppe. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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