Definition of karroid in English:
adjectiveSouth African , chiefly technical
Of or characteristic of the Karoo.
- It is here, on the calcareous soils, that patches of karroid scrub veld are to be found on the Reserve.
- The natural vegetation is characterised by small karroid bushes, hardy geophytes, and succulents.
- The 5 species are endemic to karroid regions in the southwestern parts of South Africa.