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Flashcards in Chapter 6 Vocab (Into the Wild) Deck (16):
1

Dried creek beds

Arroyos

2

Plain, open land

Bajada

3

A desert plant with a thick, sticky resin

Creosote

4

Dried out

Desiccated

5

A lacy pattern

Filigree

6

Heated by the temperature of the earth

Geothermal

7

Rants;; going on and on about something

Harangues

8

A pilgrimage

Hegira

9

An intersection

Nexus

10

A flowered dessert plant

Ocotillo

11

Filled with delusions

Phantasmal

12

Laid out on a plat or topographical map

Platted

13

Plentiful; huge

Prodigious

14

Fake name or alias

Pseudonym

15

A lowland

Sink

16

A disaster

Snafu