a cavity at the base of a falls or cataract, formed by the action of the falling water.
Meanings Behind The Names Of 6 Middle Eastern NationsThe name Syria is derived from the ancient Mesopotamian kingdom of Assyria that occupied the region between 721–633 BCE.
Origin of plunge basin
First recorded in 1900–05
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