waterfalling

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VerbEdit

waterfalling

  1. Present participle of waterfall.

NounEdit

waterfalling (uncountable)

  1. (engineering) turbulent flow; damage caused by such turbulence
    • 2003, George E. Totten, D. Scott MacKenzie, Handbook of Aluminum: Physical metallurgy and processes
      If the film folds over on itself as a result of turbulent flow or "waterfalling," the effects can be particularly damaging.
    • 2009, ASM International, Casting design and performance
      If the casting is poorly designed, waterfalling will result.
  2. hiking to, and then climbing up active waterfalls
Last modified on 13 September 2013, at 14:42