wind gap


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wind gap

 (wĭnd)
n.
A shallow notch in the crest of a mountain ridge.

wind gap

(wɪnd)
n
(Physical Geography) a narrow dry valley on a mountain or ridge

wind′ gap`

(wɪnd)
n.
a cut that indents only the upper part of a mountain ridge, usu. a former water gap.
[1760–70, Amer.]
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Noun1.wind gap - a pass in a mountain ridge with no stream flowing through it
col, gap - a pass between mountain peaks
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