canyon definition

  • noun:
    • A narrow chasm with high cliff walls, slashed into the earth by working water; a gorge.
    • A valley, particularly a long, thin, steep area, cut-in rock by a river.
    • The English as a type of the Spanish word cañon.
    • a ravine created by a river in a place with little to no rainfall
    • A narrow chasm with steep cliff walls, cut into the planet by running liquid; a gorge.
    • A valley, specifically a long, thin, steep area, cut-in rock by a river.
    • The English type of the Spanish word cañon.
    • a ravine formed by a river in a location with little to no rain
  • others:
    • See cañon.
    • See cañon.

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