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valley subst. die Kehle f
  die Senke f
valley subst. das Tal n
valley bottom subst.   die Talsohle f
valley of cerebellum   Vallecula cerebelli  
valley point subst.   der Talpunkt m
valley point current subst.   der Talstrom m
valley point voltage subst.   die Talspannung f
valley rafter subst.   der Kehlsparren m
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Valley - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia a.new,#quickbar a.new{color:#ba0000} /* cache key: enwiki:resourceloader:filter:minify-css:5:f2a9127573a22335c2a9102b208c73e7 */ Valley From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: , This article is about the physical-geographic term. For places named "Valley", see Valley (disambiguation). U-shaped valley in Glacier National Park in Montana, United States. Fljótsdalur in East Iceland, a rather flat valley (in Scotland, this type of valley is called a "strath") A glaciated valley in the Mount Hood Wilderness showing a characteristic U-shape, the bottom's rocky 'rubble' accretion and the broad shoulders 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 the cross section of the slopes or hillsides.

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A valley in its broadest geographic sense is also known as a dale. A valley through which a river runs may also be referred to as a vale. A small, secluded, and often wooded valley is known as a dell, or in Scotland as a glen. A wide, flat valley through which a river runs is known in Scotland as a strath. A small valley surrounded by mountains is known as a hollow. A deep, narrow valley is known as a coon (also spelled combe or coombe). Similar geological structures, such as canyons, ravines, gorges, gullies, and kloofs, are not usually referred to as valleys.

River valleys

For a comprehensive list of world wide river valleys see: River valleys (category) Further information: River phenomenon A valley formed by flowing water, or river valley, is usually V-shaped. The exact shape will depend on the characteristics of the stream flowing through it. Rivers with steep gradients, as in mehr

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