landflood


landflood
n. inundation; freshet, sudden rise in the water level of a river unto land

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Landflood — Land flood , n. An overflowing of land by river; an inundation; a freshet. Clarendon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • landflood — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: Middle English londflod, from lond land + flod flood more at land, flood : an overflowing of land by inland water …   Useful english dictionary


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