Words nearby overfalls
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The merchant ship Lady Elliot in passing through it, found overfalls with eighteen fathoms.
On the easternmost bank were nine fathoms, but on the other we found overfalls between five and seven fathoms.Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia|Phillip Parker King
I have seen these overfalls to come both from the eastward and the westward.
Strong currents producing overfalls, dangerous to small craft.The Sailor's Word-Book|William Henry Smyth
The river was all swirls and grinding pools, and oily overfalls, and noisy rapids.Through Arctic Lapland|Cutcliffe Hyne