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Definition(s):

  1. (n) a large flow
  2. (n) the occurrence of surplus liquid (as water) exceeding the limit or capacity
  3. (v) flow or run over (a limit or brim)
  4. (v) overflow with a certain feeling
  5. (v) fly over

News

  1. WA storm's wake: damaged roads, mudslides, floods

    A storm that dumped heavy rain on Washington state left a wake of damaged roads, a nearly eight-foot high mudslide and overflown sewers. But late summer sunshine is returning soon, according to the National Weather Service.
    on September 7, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

  2. Wash. storm's wake: damaged roads, mudslides

    Friday, Sept. 6, 2013 | 7:25 p.m. A storm that dumped heavy rain on Washington state left a wake of damaged roads, a nearly eight-foot high mudslide and overflown sewers. But late summer sunshine is returning soon, according to the National Weather Service.
    on September 7, 2013     Source: KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma

Quotes

  • "Those countries that are slow to adjust will increasingly find themselves bypassed or overflown," Mineta said according to an advance copy of his speech. "As other countries in the Pacific region open their markets, I believe that it will...
    on Apr 11, 2005 By: Norman Mineta Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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