Barranca in Mexico.
barranca definition by Webster's New World
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barranca definition by American Heritage Dictionary
also bar·ran·conoun pl. bar·ran·cas also bar·ran·cos Southwestern U.S.
- A deep ravine or gorge.
- A bluff.
Origin: Spanish, probably of Iberian origin.