glack

noun

ˈglak
plural -s
Scottish
: a narrow valley : ravine

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Word History

Etymology

Scottish Gaelic glac valley, hollow, palm of the hand, from Middle Irish glacc hand; probably akin to Latin galla gall on a plant (excrescence)

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“Glack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glack. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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