rock desert

rock desert

[′räk ‚dez·ərt]
(geology)
An upland desert in which bedrock is either exposed or is covered with a thin veneer of coarse rock fragments.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Positioned not far from the Black Rock Desert, Soldier Meadows is part of the Black Rock High Rock Emigrant Trails National Conservation Area.
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