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"valley" in British English

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valleynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈvæl.i/
B1 an ​area of ​lowland between ​hills or ​mountains, often with a ​riverrunning through it: the Nile Valley the Thames/Hudson valley There was ​snow on the ​hilltops but not in the valley.

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(Definition of valley from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"valley" in American English

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valleynoun [C]

 us   /ˈvæl·i/
an ​area of ​lowland between ​hills or ​mountains, often with a ​river or ​streamrunning through it
(Definition of valley from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “valley”
in Korean 계곡…
in Arabic وادي…
in Malaysian lembah, lurah…
in French vallée…
in Russian долина…
in Chinese (Traditional) 穀, 山谷,溪穀…
in Italian valle…
in Turkish vadi…
in Polish dolina…
in Spanish valle…
in Vietnamese thung lũng…
in Portuguese vale…
in Thai หุบเขา…
in German das Tal…
in Catalan vall…
in Japanese 谷, 盆地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 谷, 山谷,溪谷…
in Indonesian lembah…
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