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  1. water gap(noun)

    a pass in a mountain ridge through which a stream flows

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  1. Water gap

    A water gap is an opening or notch which flowing water has carved through a mountain range. Water gaps often offer a practical route for road and rail transport to cross mountain ridges.


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