An elongated DEPRESSION, usually with an outlet, between BLUFFS or between ranges of hills or mountains.
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- a long depression in the surface of the land that usually contains a river
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The angle formed by the outside surfaces of two adjoining roof slopes. Can be formed in lead or tiled or, less durably, in zinc or felt, particularly between two parallel adjacent sloping roofs.
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The internal angle formed by the junction of two sloping sides of a roof.
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a v-shape formed by the meeting of two roofs.
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; plural Valleys
. [ Middle English vale
, Old French valée
, French vallée
, Late Latin vallata
, Latin vallis
. See Vale
The space inclosed between ranges of hil
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Origin: OE. Vale, valeie, OF. Valee, valede, F. Vallee, LL. Vallata, L. Vallis, valles. See Vale. ... 1. The space inclosed between ranges of hills or mountains; the strip of land at the bottom of the depressions intersecting a country, including usually the bed of a stream, with frequently broad alluvial plains on one or both sides of the stream.
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a long depression in the surface of the land that usually contains a river
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an elongated region or strip of land that is lower than surrounding areas; most often made by the erosive action of a river or glacier
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• (n.) The space inclosed between ranges of hills or mountains; the strip of land at the bottom of the depressions intersecting a country, including usually the bed of a stream, with frequently broad alluvial plains on one or both sides of the stream. Also used figuratively. • (n.) The depression formed by the meeting of two slopes on a f
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elongate depression of the Earth`s surface. Valleys are most commonly drained by rivers and may occur in a relatively flat plain or between ranges of ... [2 related articles]
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In geology, a valley or dale is a depression with predominant extent in one direction. A very deep river valley may be called a canyon or gorge. The terms U-shaped and V-shaped are descriptive terms of geography to characterize the form of valleys. Most valleys belong to one of these two main types or a mixture of them, at least with respect of th
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A linear depression in the landscape that slopes down to a stream, lake or the ocean. Formed by water and/or ice erosion.
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The 'V' shaped area of a roof where two sloping roofs meet. Water drains off the roof at the valleys.
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The internal angle formed by the intersection of two sloping roof planes.
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The angle formed by two sloping sides of a roof.
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A long narrow depression in the Earth's surface, usually formed by glacier or river erosion and fracture. Young valleys are narrow, steep-sided and V-shaped; mature valleys are broader, with gentler slopes. Some, rift valleys, and the result of collapse between faults. Hanging valleys, of glacial or...
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A valley is a long narrow depression in the earth's crust, flanked by well defined ridges and usually due to the erosive action of rivers or glaciers but sometimes due to trough-faulting.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: val′ē Synonyms: vallecula
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A long, linear depression sloping downwards towards the sea or an inland drainage basin. Types of valleys include the V-shaped valley, U-shaped valley, hanging valley, dry valley, misfit valley, asymmetric valley, and rift valley
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A valley is a long trough in the landscape that has been eroded by a river or a combination of river and glacier action.
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The area formed between the ridges of two adjoined roofs.
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Boards carrying the lead to form a valley gutter in roofing.
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The 'V' shaped area of a roof where two sloping roofs meet. Water drains off the roof at the valleys
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