Term: Valley Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: Long depression running from a higher level to a lower level (or to the coast), with a glacier completely filling the feature, partly filling it or terminating with it; rarely a valley may be ice-free with a seasonal stream running through it  UKAntarcticTerms 

A linear depression in the landscape that slopes down to a stream, lake or the ocean. Formed by water and/or ice erosion.  PhysicalGeography