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    Post in the dusty heat of

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    In the text below, what does "dusty heat" mean?

    Obama did not answer—the question seemed rhetorical—but in a way Obama's whole life has been a reply to the question Soetoro posed four decades and half a world away, in the dusty heat of Jakarta after the boxing lesson.

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    Re: in the dusty heat of

    The climate is hot and dry, so the air becomes filled with dust.

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