English version

box canyon

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Geography
box canyonˈbox ˌcanyon noun [countable]  American EnglishSG a deep narrow valley with very straight sides and no way out syn gorge
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box canyonUp ahead the route comes to an end in a box canyon.
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