Translation of coulee in Spanish:

coulee

barranco, n.

Pronunciation /ˈkuli//kuˈleɪ//ˈkuːli/

noun

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    barranco masculine
    quebrada feminine
    • I also do not expect the flood pathway stories to tell that the flood eroded, in several days, 50 cubic miles of basalt and silt that resulted in deep vertical-walled coulees with flat bottoms.
    • They settled in coulees and river valleys where permanent water and wild hay grew and could sustain them year-round.
    • The badlands are significant due to the plethora of fossils and dinosaur bones that have been recovered in the slowly eroding hoodoos, narrow valleys and bone-dry coulees.
    • Once in the bog at the bottom of the coulee, one can see that the high grass is covered with grey silt.
    • It has rolling hills, valleys, ravines and coulees, ideal for stalking.