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How to use flowage in a sentence
On these marshes, wherever the flowage is killing the grass, the vine is rapidly spreading, without transplanting.
A sixty foot channel has been left through the flowage for slucing logs.
The chartered operators control the flowage completely, opening and shutting gates at their pleasure.
The flowage vastly increased the extent of the deadwater, slowing the logs of the independents, whose towage methods were crude.Joan of Arc of the North Woods | Holman Day
Vittum explained to her that the law was still considering the question of “natural flowage.”Joan of Arc of the North Woods | Holman Day
British Dictionary definitions for flowage
the act of flowing or overflowing or the state of having overflowed
the liquid that flows or overflows
a gradual deformation or motion of certain solids, such as asphalt, which flow without fracture
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