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dell

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noun \ˈdel\

Simple Definition of dell

  • : a small valley with trees and grass growing in it

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dell

  1. :  a secluded hollow or small valley usually covered with trees or turf

Origin and Etymology of dell

Middle English delle; akin to Middle High German telle ravine, Old English dæl valley — more at dale


First Known Use: 13th century

Rhymes with dell


DELL Defined for Kids

dell

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noun \ˈdel\

Definition of dell for Students

  1. :  a small valley usually covered with trees




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