linn

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linn

noun \ˈlin\

Definition of LINN

1
chiefly Scottish :  waterfall
2
chiefly Scottish :  a steep ravine

Examples of LINN

  1. <climb to the cairn above the loch, and from there you'll get a broad view of the linn>

Origin of LINN

Scottish Gaelic linne pool
First Known Use: 1513

Related to LINN

Synonyms
col, couloir, defile, flume, gap, gill [British], gorge, gulch, gulf, kloof [South African], canyon [chiefly Scottish], notch, pass, ravine, saddle

Rhymes with LINN

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