Re: [tied] Digest Number 591

From: dmilt1896@...
Message: 9439
Date: 2001-09-13

"Reg" is a term used in physical geography, defined by the OED as "A
flat area of desert covered with gravel or boulders; stony desert",
from "N. African Arab." Perhaps someone can say whether this term has
a wider usage, or any relevance to a Registan in As