salt flats

salt flats
UK / US noun [plural]
a large area of flat land naturally covered with salt

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  • salt flats — UK US noun [plural] a large area of flat land naturally covered with salt Thesaurus: deserts and dry landhyponym * * * plural n. areas of flat land covered with a layer of salt * * * ˈsalt flats 7 [salt flats] …   Useful english dictionary

  • salt flats — plural noun areas of flat land covered with a layer of salt …   English new terms dictionary

  • Bonneville Salt Flats — The Bonneville Salt Flats are a 159 square mile (412 km²) [http://www.lib.utah.edu/spc/photo/bonn/bonn.htm] salt flat in northwestern Utah. The depth of the salt has been recorded at 6 feet (1.8 m) in many areas.Fact|date=March 2007 A remnant of… …   Wikipedia

  • Bonneville Salt Flats — 40° 45′ 45″ N 113° 53′ 44″ W / 40.762522, 113.895520 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bonneville Salt Flats — ▪ region, Utah, United States       stretch of barren salt flats covering about 100 square miles (260 square km) in Tooele county, northwestern Utah, U.S. The flats, part of the Great Salt Lake Desert, are a remnant of the bed of an ancient lake… …   Universalium

  • Bonneville Salt Flats — Sp Bònevilio druskóžemiai Ap Bonneville Salt Flats L JAV (Juta) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Bonneville Salt Flats — geographical name broad level area of Great Salt Lake Desert E of Wendover, Utah …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Salt pan (geology) — Natural salt pans are flat expanses of ground covered with salt and other minerals, usually shining white under the sun. They are found in deserts, and should not be confused with man made salt evaporation ponds. A salt pan is formed where water… …   Wikipedia

  • Salt storm — A salt storm is a low lying cloud of airborne salt that hovers over large areas, the result of wind sweeping over salt flats. Salt storms usually occur in places with large aboveground deposits of salt, such as those surrounding the Great Salt… …   Wikipedia

  • Salt Lake City, Utah — Infobox Settlement official name = City of Salt Lake City settlement type = City nickname = Crossroads of the West, Salt Lake, SLC imagesize = image caption = Downtown Salt Lake City in April 2008 image mapsize = 250px map caption = Location of… …   Wikipedia

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