Waterfall

  • 1 Waterfall — steht für einen Song auf dem Album Face the Music von E.L.O. Waterfall Bong, eine Apparatur zum Inhalieren von üblicherweise Haschisch. Waterfall Gully, Ort in Australien Waterfall (Südafrika), Ort in Südafrika; bis 2006 Boesmanspruitz eine… …

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  • 2 waterfall — USA waterfall provision; waterfall Priority based formula for the determination of distributions or allocations between or among equity or debt holders. For an example of a waterfall provision in project finance transactions, see Project Finance… …

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  • 3 Waterfall — Wa ter*fall , n. 1. A fall, or perpendicular descent, of the water of a river or stream, or a descent nearly perpendicular; a cascade; a cataract. [1913 Webster] 2. (Hairdressing) An arrangement of a woman s back hair over a cushion or frame in… …

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  • 4 waterfall — O.E. wætergefeal; see WATER (Cf. water) (n.1) + FALL (Cf. fall). Cf. Ger. wasserfall, O.N. vatnfall …

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  • 5 waterfall — [n] cascade cataract, chute, fall, rapids, shoot, weir; concepts 514,787 …

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  • 6 waterfall — ► NOUN ▪ a cascade of water falling from a height, formed when a river or stream flows over a precipice or steep incline …

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  • 7 waterfall — [wôt′ər fôl΄] n. a steep fall of water, as of a stream, from a height; cascade …

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  • 8 Waterfall — For other uses, see Waterfall (disambiguation). Angel Falls in Venezuela is the world s tallest waterfall at 979;m (3,212 ft) …

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  • 9 waterfall — /waw teuhr fawl , wot euhr /, n. 1. a steep fall or flow of water in a watercourse from a height, as over a precipice; cascade. 2. a manner of arranging women s hair, as in long, loose waves. [bef. 1000; ME; OE waetergefeall. See WATER, FALL] * * …

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  • 10 Waterfall — This very unusual name is nethertheless well recorded particularly is London from the mid 16th Century. The origin is Olde English waetergefaull from the pre 7th Century and it derives from a place in Staffordshire where the river hamps… …

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  • 11 waterfall — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ great, high ▪ beautiful, impressive, magnificent, spectacular ▪ cascading ▪ small …

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  • 12 waterfall — noun Date: before 12th century 1. a. a perpendicular or very steep descent of the water of a stream b. an artificial waterfall (as in a hotel lobby or a nightclub) 2. something resembling a waterfall …

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  • 13 waterfall — 1. noun /ˈwɔːtəfɔːl,ˈwɑtɚfɔl/ a) A flow of water over the edge of a cliff. b) A waterfall like outpouring of liquid, smoke, etc. Syn: cascade …

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  • 14 waterfall — [[t]wɔ͟ːtə(r)fɔːl[/t]] waterfalls N COUNT A waterfall is a place where water flows over the edge of a steep, high cliff in hills or mountains, and falls into a pool below. ...Angel Falls, the world s highest waterfall …

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  • 15 waterfall */ — UK [ˈwɔːtə(r)ˌfɔːl] / US [ˈwɔtərˌfɔl] noun [countable] Word forms waterfall : singular waterfall plural waterfalls a place where water flows over the edge of a cliff, rock, or other steep place onto another level below …

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  • 16 Waterfall — El comienso del F6 Southern Freeway visto en la dirección de Wollongong. Waterfall es un suburbio de Sídney, Australia situado en la comuna de Sutherland. Esta situado a 38km al sur del Centro de Sídney en el South Coast. Es un suburbio de 500… …

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  • 17 waterfall — fall(s) (free falling water over a cliff; falls are often a barrier to fish movement, sometimes a complete barrier or only passable to fish able to leap such as salmonids. Falls may refer to one waterfall or a series) …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 18 waterfall — noun a family of otters was frolicking in the waterfall Syn: cascade, cataract, falls, chute …

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  • 19 waterfall —   Wailele;     trickling, as down a cliff, wai hī (2: ōhāwai, hei, wai paihī).     Upside down waterfall, wai puhia …

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  • 20 waterfall — krioklys statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Vieta, kur upės vanduo krinta nuo skardžio, esančio jos vagoje. Susidaro, kai upė kerta vietovę, kurioje yra lengvai ir sunkiai išplaunamų uolienų. Gali susidaryti ir griūčiai… …

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