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the Gland Canyon

slang The breasts or one's cleavage. A pun on "the Grand Canyon" and mammary glands. Did she get a boob job? The Gland Canyon is much more noticeable these days.
See also: canyon, gland

yodeling in a canyon

Said of someone's earnest but futile attempts to be heard, understood, or taken seriously. I brought these issues up to management months ago, but I might as well have been yodeling in a canyon. Living in this remote part of the country, it often felt like we are yodeling in a canyon when it comes to getting access to certain public amenities and services.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

Gland Canyon

n. the cleavage (between the breasts). (see also Mammary Lane.) I’d like nothing better than being lost in Gland Canyon.
See also: canyon, gland

yodeling in a canyon

in. talking aimlessly. You are just yodeling in a canyon if you think I really care about it.
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It was a land that Tarzan never had looked upon before, nor was it likely that the foot of another white man ever had touched it unless, possibly, in some long-gone day the adventurer whose skeleton he had found bleaching in the canyon had traversed it.
In the morning he stole a march on the sun, for he had finished breakfast when its first rays caught him, and he was climbing the wall of the canyon where it crumbled away and gave footing.
Once, far down his own canyon, he thought he saw in the air a faint hint of smoke.
Pocket!" he called down into the canyon. "Stand out from under!
An' right here an' now I name this yere canyon 'All Gold Canyon,' b' gosh!"
Plan to stay at The Ranch at Laguna Beach, tucked back in the Aliso and Wood Canyons, California's only National Geographic Unique Lodges of The World.
Overview at South Sinai Canyons -- Wikimedia CAIRO -- 4 December 2017: There are quite a few carved canyons in South Sinai's desert, hills and mountains.
Scientists have found deep canyons with walls as steep as ski slopes on the surface of Titan, according to a new study, based on radar observations by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
Climbing up the side of waterfalls whilst |reccying potential new canyons
Extended Cab Canyons with two- and four-wheel drive earned an overall four out of five stars in U.S.
In addition to the field measurements and observations, the laboratory physical experiments (water tank or wind-tunnel experiments) have also been extensively applied to understand the complex flow and pollutant distribution patterns within street canyons under fully controllable upwind boundary conditions for airflow [6-11].
Karl Karlstrom, a geologist at the University of New Mexico, says that there must have been canyons throughout the area 70 million years ago, but most geological evidence supports the modern canyon-what visitors see today when standing at the rim-appearing only in the last 5 million to 6 million years.
Lost Canyons is a music CD resurrecting the haunting echoes of the Anasazi flute, an instrument lost to human ears for over a millennium.
Written by Edna Robertson (former Curator of Collections at the Fine Arts Museum in Santa Fe) and her daughter Sarah Nestor, Artists of the Canyons & Caminos Santa Fe: Early Twentieth Century is an in-depth exploration into Santa Fe's rich artistic history from the 1880's onward.