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noun as in hollow in the land

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Northern Pennsylvania is a beautiful mix of foothills and valleys, and through each valley inevitably runs a myriad of branching streams in the midst of a floodplain.

Using this tech, the utility can hone in on which peaks and valleys from backcountry mountain ranges are prone to high wind speeds.

There’s a so-called valley of death between basic science and an actual commercial product.

On March 18, in Srinagar, the largest city in the Himalayan region of Kashmir, a man tested positive for covid-19—the first in the valley.

This valley also makes up a critical part of the monarch’s California breeding grounds.

But the people from Valley Stream had such a thick New York accent that was all around me.

The region is marketed for visitors as “Aryan Valley,” and many citizens have taken to tacking on “Aryan” to their last names.

Time was suspended as the world watched and waited for news about the young, brave girl from the Swat Valley.

A brilliant Silicon Valley entrepreneur may have found a way to get dark money out of politics without changing any laws.

Greer is a young, entrepreneurial, poker-loving Texan who ended up in Silicon Valley.

San Antonio de Bexar lies in a fertile and well-irrigated valley, stretching westward from the river Salado.

When it cleared, the valley was a solid expanse of white, and the stars shone out as if in an Arctic sky.

At the foot of the pass, the valley widened a little, though still with steep, snow-capped cliffs crowding it on either side.

It was a sad day for Ramona and Alessandro when the kindly Hyers pulled up their tent-stakes and left the valley.

For an Indian to sell a horse and wagon in the San Jacinto valley was not an easy thing, unless he would give them away.


On this page you'll find 28 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to valley, such as: basin, canyon, gorge, lowland, plain, and bottom.

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