A wide crack or breach in the bank of a river. Crevasses usually form during floods. &diamf3; The sediments that spill out through the crevasse and fan out along the external margin of the river's bank form a crevasse splay deposit.
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through a deep, narrow gorge with precipitous sides.
Up the gorge, there were no climbers tacked to the icy walls.
Below the falls the river rushes through a rocky gorge, and openings in the cliffs to the water are rare.
The living casemates were under the gorge parapet.
The basin is comparatively narrow, and the Tagus, like the other rivers of the Iberian tableland, generally flows in a rather confined valley, often at the bottom of a rocky gorge below the general level of the adjacent country.