[kawr-ee, kor-ee]
noun Scot.
a circular hollow in the side of a hill or mountain.

1785–95; < Scots Gaelic coire cauldron, whirlpool, hollow Unabridged
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corrie (ˈkɒrɪ)
geology another name for cirque
[C18: from Gaelic coire cauldron, kettle]

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