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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- A gully on a mountainside especially in the Swiss Alps.

Usage examples (33)
  • To get down that tongue of rock to the lower snows of the couloir was a job that fairly brought us to the end of our tether.
  • The couloir up the rocks though steep was feasible.
  • He went first and eventually passed everyone else in the couloir.
  • Lachenal was already far below; he had reached the foot of the couloir. for more
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