Now trestle and fluming lay in bent, rent, and riven ruin at the bottom of the coulée.
fluming water for poultry is, like irrigation, a community project.
There is nothing which impresses me more strangely than the fluming operations.
The simplest way to arrange this will be by wooden surface troughs as used in the fluming scheme.
There is a gigantic project now on the tapis, of fluming the entire river for many miles, commencing a little above Rich Bar.
I think that I gave you a vague idea of fluming in a former letter.
Sometimes these fluming companies are eminently successful; at others, their operations are a dead failure.
To our unbounded surprise, we found, on our return from the American Valley, that nearly all the fluming companies had failed.
late 12c., "stream," from Old French flum "running water, stream, river," from Latin flumen "flood, stream, running water," from fluere "to flow" (see fluent). In U.S., used especially of artificial streams channeled for some industrial purpose.