canyon canyon  /ˈkæn jən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a ravine formed by a river in an area with little rainfall

Usage(s):

  1. This remote Montana canyon may hold some answers.
  2. Meanwhile, the din at the Grand Canyon seems to be growing louder.
  3. It is a canyon of incomparable beauty.

News

  1. Canyon Lake motorcycle rider killed in New Braunfels crash

    NEW BRAUNFELS -- A 44-year-old Canyon Lake man was killed Friday night when the motorcycle he was riding crashed in a car on the 400 block of Business 35 South, police say.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung

  2. Grand Canyon Skywalk developer passes at 51

    Grand Canyon Skywalk Development, another of his companies, designed the most recognized cantilever structure in the world, the skywalk over the Grand Canyon west rim.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: KOLD News 13 Tuscon

  3. Grand Canyon Skywalk Developer David Jin Dies In L.a.

    A Las Vegas businessman who developed the Grand Canyon Skywalk glass bridge in northwestern Arizona and later became entangled in legal battles about it has died in Los Angeles, a company representative said Friday. David Jin died Thursday at UCLA Medical
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal

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Quotes

  1. "On a couple of big sandbars there were already beaver tracks, bighorn sheep tracks," Martin said. "You could see the animals already exploring new aspects of the old canyon."
    on Mar 13, 2008 By: Steve Martin Source: AZ Central.com

  2. "In the case of the Everglades, the people of Florida have decided they don't want that tampered with for a variety of reasons and I totally agree. And I do not believe in drilling in the Grand Canyon, either," McCain said.
    on Oct 2, 2007 By: John McCain Source: Guardian Unlimited

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