Meaning of VALLEY in English


■ noun ( plural ~s )

1》 a low area between hills or mountains, typically with a river or stream flowing through it.

2》 Architecture an internal angle formed by the intersecting planes of a roof, or by the slope of a roof and a wall.


ME: from OFr. valee , based on L. vallis , valles ; cf. vale 1 .

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