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A small wooded valley; a dell.

[Middle English, dell, hollow.]
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(Physical Geography) a small wooded dell
[C13: of uncertain origin]
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(ˈdɪŋ gəl)

a wooded valley; dell.
[1200–50; Middle English: a deep dell, hollow; akin to Old English dung dungeon, Old High German tunc cellar]
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Noun1.dingle - a small wooded hollowdingle - a small wooded hollow    
holler, hollow - a small valley between mountains; "he built himself a cabin in a hollow high up in the Appalachians"
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He then travels to An Daingean and talks with local fisherman Labhras Courtney.