noun, plural val·leys.
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Origin of valley
OTHER WORDS FROM valleyval·ley·like, adjectivein·ter·val·ley, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for valley
Northern Pennsylvania is a beautiful mix of foothills and valleys, and through each valley inevitably runs a myriad of branching streams in the midst of a floodplain.How to hunt for star-nosed moles (and their holes)|Kenneth Catania|September 15, 2020|Popular Science
Using this tech, the utility can hone in on which peaks and valleys from backcountry mountain ranges are prone to high wind speeds.Environment Report: State Throws Cold Water on Pricing Scheme|MacKenzie Elmer|September 14, 2020|Voice of San Diego
There’s a so-called valley of death between basic science and an actual commercial product.Will a Covid-19 Vaccine Change the Future of Medical Research? (Ep. 430)|Stephen J. Dubner|August 27, 2020|Freakonomics
On March 18, in Srinagar, the largest city in the Himalayan region of Kashmir, a man tested positive for covid-19—the first in the valley.How India became the world’s leader in internet shutdowns|Katie McLean|August 19, 2020|MIT Technology Review
This valley also makes up a critical part of the monarch’s California breeding grounds.Pesticides contaminate most food of western U.S. monarchs|Rebecca E. Hirsch|August 17, 2020|Science News For Students
But the people from Valley Stream had such a thick New York accent that was all around me.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness|Marlow Stern|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The region is marketed for visitors as “Aryan Valley,” and many citizens have taken to tacking on “Aryan” to their last names.
Time was suspended as the world watched and waited for news about the young, brave girl from the Swat Valley.Promoting Girls’ Education Isn’t Enough: Malala Can Do More|Paula Kweskin|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A brilliant Silicon Valley entrepreneur may have found a way to get dark money out of politics without changing any laws.
Greer is a young, entrepreneurial, poker-loving Texan who ended up in Silicon Valley.
San Antonio de Bexar lies in a fertile and well-irrigated valley, stretching westward from the river Salado.
When it cleared, the valley was a solid expanse of white, and the stars shone out as if in an Arctic sky.
At the foot of the pass, the valley widened a little, though still with steep, snow-capped cliffs crowding it on either side.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
It was a sad day for Ramona and Alessandro when the kindly Hyers pulled up their tent-stakes and left the valley.
For an Indian to sell a horse and wagon in the San Jacinto valley was not an easy thing, unless he would give them away.