playa

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playa

[′plī·ə]
(geology)
A low, essentially flat part of a basin or other undrained area in an arid region.
A small, generally sandy land area at the mouth of a stream or along the shore of a bay.
A flat, alluvial coastland, as distinguished from a beach.
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At sub-stations, such as Al Sabkhah and Abu Dhabi, the service will be from 6am to 12 midnight.
Places such as Al Khis, Wedhail, Jarrah, Sabkhah, Alihyali, Qatuf, Taraq and Kharimah u far enough apart to allow independent living, close enough together for collective security.