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[けい()·こく()]
keikoku
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[けい(谿)·こく()]
keikoku
[けい()·こく()]
keikoku

English Meaning(s) for 渓谷

noun
  1. valley (with a river running through it); gorge; ravine; canyon

Definition and Synonyms for 渓谷

Canyon a ravine formed by a river in an area with little rainfall
Synonyms: , 峡谷, 渓谷
Gorge a narrow pass (especially one between mountains)
Synonyms: 渓谷, 渓間, 谷間
Gorge a deep ravine (usually with a river running through it)
Synonyms: のど, ゴルジュ, , 山峡, 峡谷, 渓谷, 渓間
Ravine a deep narrow steep-sided valley (especially one formed by running water)
Synonyms: 峡谷, 深淵, 渓谷, 渓間, 谷間
Valley a long depression in the surface of the land that usually contains a river
Synonyms: 山峡, 峡間, 渓谷, 渓間, , 谷間, 迫り

Meanings for each kanji in 渓谷

mountain stream; valley Kanji Details »
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Categories 渓谷 is a member of

Natural Depression a sunken or depressed geological formation
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Pass the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks
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Ravine a deep narrow steep-sided valley (especially one formed by running water)
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Valley a long depression in the surface of the land that usually contains a river
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