from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. New England A tract of low-lying land, especially along a river.
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- n. An alluvial terrace or plain.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A low level tract of land, especially along a river; an interval. See interval, 2.
Variant (influenced by vale1) of interval.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)