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See also: Canyon
canyon (plural canyons)
- A valley, especially a long, narrow, steep valley, cut in rock by a river.
- 2012, John Branch, “Snow Fall: The Avalanche at Tunnel Creek”, in New York Times:
- Snow filled her mouth. She caromed off things she never saw, tumbling through a cluttered canyon like a steel marble falling through pins in a pachinko machine.
Terms derived from canyon
a valley cut in rock by a river
canyon m (plural canyons)