alkali flat


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alkali flat

[′al·kə‚lī ‚flat]
(geology)
A level lakelike plain formed by the evaporation of water in a depression and deposition of its fine sediment and dissolved minerals.
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We started talking about some of their previous bands (including stints in the Zodiac Killers, Groovie Ghoulies, Alkali Flats, the Shruggs, the Troublemakers, the Lizards, the Warlords, and plenty of others) when this gem popped out of guitarist Mike Farrell.
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