Definition of Overfall. Meaning of Overfall. Synonyms of Overfall

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Definition of Overfall

Overfall
Overfall O"ver*fall`, n. 1. A cataract; a waterfall. [Obs.] 2. (Naut.) A turbulent surface of water, caused by strong currents setting over submerged ridges; also, a dangerous submerged ridge or shoal.

Meaning of Overfall from wikipedia

- the strait, in 1578. He named a tidal rip at the entrance the Furious Overfall and called the strait Mistaken Strait, since he felt it held less promise...
- Lightship Overfalls (LV-118) (later renumbered WAL-539) was the last lightvessel constructed for the United States Lighthouse Service before the Service...
- an overfall area that is 169 feet (52 m) long. The embankments are 20 feet (6.1 m) wide, with a core of granite rubble laid in cement. The overfall area...
- Baltimore. Retrieved 7 May 2016. "Lightship Overfalls (LV-118)". Lightship Overfalls (LV-118). Overfalls Foundation. Retrieved 7 May 2016. "Lightship...
- materials either wet or dry. There are two kinds of ball mill, grate type and overfall type due to different ways of discharging material. Many types of grinding...
- object or person is said to have gone overboard. See "Man overboard!" overfalls Dangerously steep and breaking seas due to opposing currents and wind...
- 102⛵ (1937) Sagres⛵ (1937) Galeb⚓ (1938) HA. 19⚓ (1938) Mircea⛵ (1938) Overfalls⚓ (1938) World War II Fir⚓ (1939) K-21⚓ (1939) S-56⚓ (1939) Taiyuan⚓ (1939)...
- returned April 1945 HMT Overdale Wyke July 1939 Minesweeper, sold 1946 HMT Overfall November 1939 Minesweeper, target service, returned October 1945 HMT Oystermouth...
- 102⛵ (1937) Sagres⛵ (1937) Galeb⚓ (1938) HA. 19⚓ (1938) Mircea⛵ (1938) Overfalls⚓ (1938) World War II Fir⚓ (1939) K-21⚓ (1939) S-56⚓ (1939) Taiyuan⚓ (1939)...
- There is a granite-lined overfall area 100 feet (30 m) long, which was originally topped by flashboards. At the end of the overfall area nearest Route 9 stands...
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