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  • noun
    A narrow valley between hills or mountains, typically with steep rocky walls and a stream running through it.
    The throat.
    The neck of a bastion or other outwork; the rear entrance to a fortification.
    A mass of ice obstructing a narrow passage, especially a river.
    Eat a large amount greedily; fill oneself with food. (the river comes alive during March when fish gorge on caddisworms)


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