Free Translator Free Translator
Translators Dictionaries Courses Other
English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'

Flow off   /floʊ ɔf/   Listen
Flow off

Flow off or away gradually.  Synonym: flow away.

WordNet 3.0 © 2010 Princeton University

Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Matching a pattern  

Words linked to  

only single words

Share |

"Flow off" Quotes from Famous Books

... cent. of the rain falling on the impermeable areas will reach the sewers instead of 100 per cent., as suggested by Mr. Lloyd-Davies, the difference being accounted for by the rain which is required to wet the surfaces before any flow off can take place, in addition to the rain-water collected in tanks for domestic use, rain required to fill up gullies the water level of which has been lowered by evaporation, and rain-water absorbed in the joints of ...
— The Sewerage of Sea Coast Towns • Henry C. Adams

Words linked to "Flow off" :   empty, flow away, discharge

Copyright © 2021