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couloir

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a narrow opening between hillsides or mountains that can be used for passage
  • at one point the steep, ice-encrusted walls of the couloir are no more than 50 feet apart

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“Couloir.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/couloir. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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