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What is Meant by a ‘Rain Shadow’ Area? - Geography

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What is meant by a ‘Rain Shadow’ area?

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The leeward side of the hill is called ‘Rain Shadow’ area which remains dry because the winds are blocked by the hills.

Concept: Rainfall and Distribution of Temperature
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ICSE ICSE Class 10 Geography
Chapter 3 The Climate of India
Long Questions | Q 7.1
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