• St. Martin-in-the-Vale, Chartres
    St. Martin-in-the-Vale, Chartres
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n vale a long depression in the surface of the land that usually contains a river
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Vale vāl A tract of low ground, or of land between hills; a valley.Vale is more commonly used in poetry, and valley in prose and common discourse. "Make me a cottage in the vale .""Beyond this vale of tears there is a life above.""In those fair vales , by nature formed to please."
    • n Vale See 2d Vail, 3.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n vale A tract of low ground between hills; a valley: little used except in poetry. See valley.
    • n vale A little trough or canal: as, a pump-vale to carry off the water from a ship's pump. Synonyms Dale, etc. See valley.
    • n vale See vail.
    • vale Farewell; adieu. Also used substantively.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Vale vāl a tract of low ground, esp. between hills: a valley.
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  • Frank Lloyd Wright
    “All fine architectural values are human vales, else not valuable.”


Vale of tears - This vale of tears is the world and the suffering that life brings.


Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. val, F. val, L. vallis,; perhaps akin to Gr. 'e`los low ground, marsh meadow. Cf. Avalanche Vail to lower, Valley
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. val—L. vallis, a vale.


In literature:

Harker says you'll have to leave Garden Vale.
"Reginald Cruden" by Talbot Baines Reed
Thereafter, it tumbles ruggedly to its termination in the vale of Chamouni, under the name of the Glacier des Bois.
"Rivers of Ice" by R.M. Ballantyne
The little vale did not, however, as Leo had imagined, lead round the hillock.
"The Giant of the North" by R.M. Ballantyne
Most of the inhabitants of the Vale were in bed, and the wet road was lonely under the stars.
"Salthaven" by W. W. Jacobs
In all the hills and vales of Greece his Io paean sounded still.
"Wisdom, Wit, and Pathos of Ouida" by Ouida
In the vale below Hampton and Cary had made diversion, had held the brigades in check, while upon the plateau the Confederates rallied.
"The Long Roll" by Mary Johnston
There is a great variety on the banks of this vale; part of it consists of mild and gentle slopes, part steep banks of thick wood.
"A Tour in Ireland 1776-1779" by Arthur Young
As gay the grove, the vale as green; But, oh!
"The Modern Scottish Minstrel, Volumes I-VI." by Various
Taff Vale law could not long be confined to England.
"Socialism" by John Spargo
All in the Vale know her.
"The Well in the Desert" by Emily Sarah Holt

In poetry:

Dusking amber dimly dies
Out of the vale.
Dead from the dunes the winds arise--
Ghosts of the gale.
"Storm-Ebb" by Cale Young Rice
"But endless blessings crown the day
I saw fair Esham's dale!
And every blessing find its way
To Nancy of the Vale.
"Nancy of the Vale" by William Shenstone
I know not when my Lord may come,
At night or noonday fair,
Nor if I walk the vale with Him,
Or meet Him in the air.
"I Know Whom I Have Believed" by Daniel Webster Moody
Although our aged bishop's gone,
And we on earth shall meet no more,
Yet heaven hath many a vale and lawn,
And friendships that have gone before —
"Tribute To Rev. William Paul Quinn" by James Madison Bell
Yes, the glad messenger of love,
To guide us to our home above,
The Saviour came;
Born amid mortal cares and fears.
He suffered in this vale of tears
A death of shame.
"Coplas De Manrique (From The Spanish)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
And of those tales, whate'er they were,
The blind Boy always had his share;
Whether of mighty towns, or vales
With warmer suns and softer gales,
Or wonders of the Deep.
"Memorials Of A Tour In Scotland, 1803" by William Wordsworth

In news:

Vale family gets pre-Halloween treat at 'Munster Mansion'.
Vale High School Overview.
Vale High School 505 VIKING DR VALE , OR 97918.
At Vale High School, the student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 15 percent.
Vale of Tears, Band Profile by Leslie Lyons.
Local Vale Club Dog Members.
MACY is a 6-year-old Chihuahua from vale , NC.
Ambassador João Vale de Almeida on Whether War is Inevitable.
Ambassador to the U.S. João Vale de Almeida appears in the following.
João Vale de Almeida, the European Union Ambassador to the United States, recently visited the WNYC studio.
The Green Vale School, founded in 1923, is one of the nation's premier elementary schools and is Long Island's largest independent elementary school.
La Grande's Chelsea Long had three hits in the Tigers' Greater Oregon League sweep at Vale Thursday.
Vale -Tech Ltd has services in the following categories.
Prosecutors to stop Vale nickel mine.
Brazilian federal prosecutors have asked a court to suspend operations at Vale 's Onça Puma nickel mine in the Brazilian Amazon, saying Vale didn't meet obligations to two native tribes.

In science:

Martins Sim˜oes and M. A. B. do Vale, Neutral heavy lepton production at next high energy e+ e− linear col liders, Phys.
Study of accelerator neutrino interactions in a liquid argon TPC
Vale, ) For generic h this is an equivalence.
Quiver varieties, category O for rational Cherednik algebras, and Hecke algebras
Yang et al. 2003; Vale & Ostriker 2006; Conroy et al. 2006), except in our case we are connecting observed and simulated galaxies.
Galaxies in a Simulated $\Lambda$CDM Universe II: Observable Properties and Constraints on Feedback
This means that valE is not in the image of the Nash map.
Three-dimensional counter-examples to the Nash problem
C ⊂ X ′ of valE is properly contained in an irreducible component of the exceptional locus Ex(g).
Three-dimensional counter-examples to the Nash problem