coombe

variants: or coomb

less common spellings of

1 British : a deep narrow valley
2 British : a valley or basin on the flank of a hill

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“Coombe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coombe. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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