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ravine

美国发音:[rə'vin]
英国发音:[rə'viːn]

[n]
英语解释:a deep narrow valley, especially one formed by running water
常见翻译:沟壑,深谷,峡谷,山涧

a deep narrow valley with steep sides.
A ravine is a deep narrow valley with steep sides formed mostly as a result of the erosion caused by constant flow of large quantities of water. When it rains the water flowing down mountain slopes cut into the rocky surfaces forming a ravine.