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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drought

A drought is a period of below-average precipitation in a given region, resulting in prolonged shortages in the water supply, whether atmospheric, surface water ...

drought.unl.edu/DroughtBasics/WhatisDrought.aspx

Drought is an insidious hazard of nature. It is often referred to as a "creeping phenomenon" and its impacts vary from region to region. Drought can therefore be ...

drought.unl.edu/DroughtforKids/WhatisDrought.aspx

What do you think when you hear the word drought? Do you think “dry,” “hot,” “ dusty,” or “cracked earth,” or even “no water”? If so, you're on the right track!

www.livescience.com/21469-drought-definition.html

Nov 11, 2014 ... Droughts are one of the most damaging types of weather-related phenomena, but classifying them is difficult.

www.dictionary.com/browse/drought

Drought definition, a period of dry weather, especially a long one that is injurious to crops. See more.

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Droughts are natural disasters. They are a lot more complex than just the lack of water. Here is whyccsss.

www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-17731573

Apr 16, 2012 ... Drought conditions now officially extend across all but the most northerly and westerly counties of England. Data show that some areas have ...

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What is a drought? A drought is when there is a lack of precipitation over an extended period of time, usually a season or more, resulting in a water shortage for ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/drought

Sep 18, 2013 ... Drought is an extended period of unusually dry weather when there is not enough rain.