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desert pavement

desert pavement A thin surface covering of gravel and stones found in many desert areas, left after erosion by wind and water has removed the finer soil materials.

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desert pavement

desert pavement A thin covering of gravel and stones found in many desert areas, left after erosion by wind and water has removed the finer soil materials.

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"desert pavement." A Dictionary of Earth Sciences. . Encyclopedia.com. 26 Jun. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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"desert pavement." A Dictionary of Earth Sciences. . Retrieved June 26, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/desert-pavement