floe vs flow : Common Errors in English

About floe vs flow

Only ice floating on water produces a floe. Volcanoes produce lava flows.

floe Meaning(s)

  • (n) a flat mass of ice (smaller than an ice field) floating at sea

flow Meaning(s)

  • (n) the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases)
  • (n) the amount of fluid that flows in a given time
  • (n) the act of flowing or streaming; continuous progression
  • (n) any uninterrupted stream or discharge
  • (n) something that resembles a flowing stream in moving continuously
  • (n) dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas
  • (n) the monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause
  • (v) move or progress freely as if in a stream
  • (v) move along, of liquids
  • (v) cause to flow
  • (v) be abundantly present
  • (v) fall or flow in a certain way
  • (v) cover or swamp with water
  • (v) undergo menstruation

floe in News

flow in News

  1. Flow International Cuts the Pressure on Their Financial Systems With Host Analytics

    Host Analytics, the leader in cloud-based enterprise performance management , today announced that Flow International Inc., a pacesetter in the development and manufacturing of ultrahigh-pressure water-jet ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Flow International: Important News - Analyst Blog

    Flow International Corporation's ( FLOW ) financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter 2013 (ended Apr 30, 2013), which were brought forth recently in a preliminary data released on June
    on June 10, 2013 Source: Nasdaq

  3. Flow International: Important News

    Flow International Corporation on June 7, 2013 announced its preliminary results for the fiscal fourth quarter 2013, initiation of some cost saving measures and commencement of strategic evaluation process ...
    on June 10, 2013 Source: Zacks via Yahoo! Finance

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