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Azraq
A region where springs are located at the center of a drainage basin, east of Amman.
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Azraq (Place)
AZRAQ (PLACE). Several oases located at the center of a 12,000-km-square internal drainage basin, 80 km E of Amman. The rainfall over the basin varies from just over 200 mm along the N and W fringes to less than 50 mm in the SE, hence pastoralism is the only viable subsistence activity over much of the