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ravine
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

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Definition
a deep narrow steep-sided valley — especially one formed by running water
  • A mile further on they came to a narrow ravine that led away northwards through the steep lands on the left of the Road.
    1.12 — Book 1 Chapter 12 — Flight to the Ford (25% in)
  • It opened on to the gar dens and looked south across the ravine of the Bruinen.
    2.1 — Book 2 Chapter 1 — Many Meetings (97% in)
  • The narrow path now wound under a sheer wall of cliffs to the left, above which the grim flanks of Caradhras towered up invisible in the gloom; on the right was a gulf of darkness where the land fell suddenly into a deep ravine.
    2.3 — Book 2 Chapter 3 — The Ring Goes South (72% in)
  • Before the travellers lay a wide ravine, with great rocky sides to which clung, upon shelves and in narrow crevices, a few thrawn trees.
    2.9 — Book 2 Chapter 9 — The Great River (86% in)

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