Arid is a related term of uninhabited.
As adjectives the difference between arid and uninhabited
is that arid
is very dry while uninhabited
is not inhabited; having no inhabitants.
Describing a very dry climate. Typically defined as less than 25 cm or 10 inches of rainfall annually.
Devoid of value.
* 1956 — , The City and the Stars , p 37
*: Such occupations might have seemed arid to those who did not possess the intellect to appreciate their subtleties.
not inhabited; having no inhabitants