Wind River Canyon
geographical name gorge of Bighorn River W central Wyoming

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Wind River — ▪ river, Wyoming, United States       river in west central Wyoming, U.S. It rises in several branches at the northern edge of the Wind River Range in the Shoshone National Forest and flows generally southeast past Dubois through the Wind River… …   Universalium

  • Wind River (Wyoming) — The Wind River is the name applied to the upper reaches of the Bighorn River in Wyoming in the United States. The two rivers are sometimes referred to as the Wind/Bighorn.It arises in several forks along the north side of the Wind River Range in… …   Wikipedia

  • Wind river (Wyoming) — Wind (rivière du Wyoming) La rivière Wind (Wind River qui l on peut traduire littéralement par rivière du vent) est le nom donné au cours supérieur de la rivière Bighorn. Elle se situé dans l état du Wyoming aux États Unis. Parfois on les nomme… …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Canyon — For other uses, see Canyon (disambiguation). Gorge redirects here. For the figure from Greek mythology, see Gorge (mythology). For the old English meaning, see throat. Grand Canyon, Arizona …   Wikipedia

  • Wind (rivière du Wyoming) — 43°34′52″N 108°12′44″O / 43.58111, 108.21222 La rivière Wind (Wind River qui l on peut traduire littéralement par …   Wikipédia en Français

  • River delta — Nile River delta, as seen from Earth orbit. The Nile is an example of a wave dominated delta that has the classic Greek delta (Δ) shape after which river deltas were named. A delta is a landform that is formed at the mouth of a river where that… …   Wikipedia

  • canyon — /kan yeuhn/, n. a deep valley with steep sides, often with a stream flowing through it. Also, cañon. [1835 45, Amer.; < AmerSp, Sp cañón a long tube, a hollow, equiv. to cañ(a) tube ( < L canna CANE) + on aug. suffix] Syn. gorge, gully, ravine,… …   Universalium

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