Definition of karroid in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkarɔɪd/


South African , chiefly technical
Of or characteristic of the Karoo.
Example sentences
  • 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.

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