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gorge in Geography topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgorgegorge1 /ɡɔːdʒ $ ɡɔːrdʒ/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 SGa deep narrow valley with steep sides2 feel your gorge rise
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gorgeI saw a creek at one point, visible at the bottom of a gorge.There was the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, an almost sheer thousand-foot gorge with several sites for high dams.Town and canton rose in importance after the early thirteenth century when the bridging of the Schollenen gorge opened up the Cotthard.The wind blowing down the gorge was causing the boat to swing back and forth like a pendulum.It is well worth visiting just as a tourist or to do the five-hour walk along the bottom of the gorge.He built four massive towers, two on each side of the gorge, to support four cables.