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glen

noun \ˈglen\

: a narrow valley

Full Definition of GLEN

:  a secluded narrow valley
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Origin of GLEN

Middle English (Scots), valley, from Scottish Gaelic & Irish gleann, from Old Irish glenn
First Known Use: 15th century

Other Geology Terms

anthracite, boulder, cwm, erratic, igneous, intrusive, mesa, sedimentary, silt, swale

Rhymes with GLEN

GLEN Defined for Kids

glen

noun \ˈglen\

Definition of GLEN for Kids

:  a narrow hidden valley

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