a canyon in NE Arizona, in the Navajo reservation: site contains prehistoric cliff dwellings.
a nocturnal, down-canyon flow of air caused by the cooling of the canyon walls. Compare valley wind. a wind modified in direction and speed by being forced to blow through a canyon or gorge.
noun the sport of travelling down a river situated in a canyon by a variety of means including scrambling, floating, swimming, and abseiling noun Usage Note
a national park in SE Utah, at the junction of the Colorado and Green rivers: site of geologic interest. 527 sq. mi. (1366 sq. km).
canzone. Historical Examples Some Forerunners of Italian Opera William James Henderson Some Forerunners of Italian Opera William James Henderson Music in the History of the Western Church Edward Dickinson noun a type of 16th- or 17th-century contrapuntal music, usually for keyboard, lute, or instrumental ensemble