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rille
Ariadaeus, a lunar rille, photographed in 1969 by the crew of Apollo 10

rille

also rill  (rĭl)
n.
1. A long, narrow, roughly straight channel or groove on the surface of a solar system body like a planet or moon.
2. Variant of rill.

[German Rille; see rei- in Indo-European roots, from Low German rille; see rei- in Indo-European roots.]

rille

(rɪl)
n
(Astronomy) a variant of rill3
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The tube continues 60 km past the end of the surface rille and apparently is much broader than the 400-m-wide channel seen on the surface.
In der Bronzezeitforschung hat man ahnliche Steingerate mit Rille auch in Verbindung mit der Metallverarbeitung gesehen (Horst 1989, 99, 102).
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