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Kalahari Desert

Kalahari Desert, a vast plain in S. Africa, lying between the two great plateau systems on the E. and W., and extending from 21 to 28 S. lat. The general elevation is about 3,500 feet. Game is abundant, and in most parts it is covered with vegetation throughout the year. The Bakalahari, who, with a few Bushmen, form the inhabitants, are to some extent an agricultural people..