Kharijah, Al

Kharijah, Al,

Egypt: see KhargaKharga
or Al Kharijah
, large oasis (1986 pop. 38,544), S central Egypt, in the Libyan (Western) Desert. Populated chiefly by Arab Bedouins and Arab-speaking Berbers, the irrigated oasis produces cereals, vegetables, olives, dates, citrus fruits, and alfalfa.
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