Definition of waterfall in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈwɔːtəfɔːl


  • 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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    • It is mantled with rainforest and there are rivers, lakes and waterfalls.
    • Like water flowing down a waterfall, the teams smashed into one another.
    • Fast-flowing rivers create spectacular waterfalls, gorges and a myriad of caves.
    cascade, cataract, shower, torrent, outpouring, white water, chute; falls, rapids; Northern English force
    Scottish archaic linn

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