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arroyo

n. 干涸的河床,小河
A dry gully, a creek

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Brook

n. 小河
A small stream

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Canyon

n. 峡谷
A long, narrow valley between cliffs

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Gully

n. 溪谷,冲沟

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Ravine

n. 峡谷,溪谷

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valley

n. 山谷

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Cape

n. 披肩,短斗篷
A cloak
n. 海角

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Cavern

n. 大洞穴
A large cave

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Crater

n. 火山口
A bowl-shaped cavity
n. 弹坑
A pit made by an exploding bomb

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Creek

n. 小湾,小溪
A small stream, somewhat larger than a brook忍受,小溪

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Crest

n. 山顶,浪尖
Top of hill or wave
n. 羽冠
Showy feathers on the head of a bird

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Eddy

n. 漩涡,涡流
Little whirlpool or whirlwind

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Fluvial

a. 河流的,生长在河中的
Of, or living in a stream or river

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Ford

n. 浅谈,水浅可涉处
A shallow place in a body of water
n. 涉水
To cross by wading

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Geyser

n. 天然热喷泉
A spring from which columns of boiling water and steam gush into the air at intervals

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Gorge

n. 峡谷
A narrow steep-walled canyon or part of a canyon

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Grotto

n. 洞穴
Small cavern

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insular

adj. 岛屿的;心胸狭窄的
narrow-minded, illiberal
cosmopolitan 世界性的

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isthmus

n. 地峡
a narrow strip of land

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marine

adj. 海的;海中的
of the sea; inhabiting in the sea

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maritime

adj. 沿海的;海上的
adjacent to the sea; nautical

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marsh

n. 沼泽地,湿地
a tract of low, wet, soft land; swamp
march 行军

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mesa

n. 高台地,平顶山
a land formation having steep walls and a relative flat top

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mire

n. 泥沼;困境
marsh; a troublesome situation
v. 使...陷入困境
to hamper or hold back as if by mire
extricate 解脱困境

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oasis

n. 绿洲
a fertile place in desert

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peninsula

n. 半岛
a piece of land surrounded by water on three sides

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pinnacle

n. 尖塔;山峰,顶峰
spire; a lofty peak; summit

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precipice

n. 悬崖
a very steep or over hanging place

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ravine

n. 深谷,峡谷
a small narrow steep-sided valley that is larger than a gully and smaller than a canyon

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ridge

n. 脊(如屋脊,山脊等);隆起物