from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A flat arid valley surrounded by mountains and draining into a shallow central lake.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In physical geography, a basin-shaped depression inclosed on nearly all sides by mountains.
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
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Such lovely landscape was presented to our eyes in the "bolson" into which our trapper-guide had conducted us.
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All accounts agree in speaking of the bolson of Cuzco as well provided by nature in this respect.
It will help us to understand as nothing else will how the tribes located in one rich and productive bolson could, by successive forays, reduce to a condition of tribute tribes living in other detached valleys and bolsons.
The vallon was therefore a _cul-de-sac_; or, as the trapper in his native synonyme called it, a _bolson_.
Our guide was of opinion that this _bolson_ would serve as a hiding-place, until we could rest our horses.
The aquifer, bolson in Spanish, was about 20% of the PSB's production last year.
I have spent the past week camping with dear friends, most of which i have left behind and will probably not ever see again (although hope will always exist for Carlos, Fabio, Priscilla and Liza) ... i spent new years on top of a mountain in el bolson, and witnessed stars like i have never seen before in my life.
Donate to briancordova's travel fund today! sooooo ..... after a 24 hour bus ride from the beautiful, tranquil city of el bolson, i find myself (again) in the city that started it all for me.
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