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flood

(Abundance), noun a sufficiency, affluence, ampleness, amplitude, an ample amount, an ample supple, avalanche, bonanza, bounteousness, bountifulness, bumper crop, copiousness, full measure, fullness, generosity, glut, great abundance, landslide, lavishness, much, outpouring, overbrim, overburden, overcharge, overflow, overload, plenty, plethora, profusion, saturation, superabundance, surfeit

flood

(Deluge), noun avalanche, burst of rain, cloudburst, downfall, downpour, drenching rain, driving rain, groundwater, heavy rain, heavy shower, inundation, massive amounts of rain, massive amounts of raising grounddater, pelting rain, pouring rain, rainfall, rainstorm, rainwater, raising water, sheets of rain, spurt of rain, storm, streams of rain, thundershower, thunderstorm, torrent of rain, torrential downpour, torrential rain
Associated concepts: National Flood InsuranceProgram
See also: assemblage, cataclysm, immerse, inundate, load, outflow, overcome, overload, overwhelm, plethora, spate
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Providing additional fixtures are granted by the BHA, southwell will join Chelmsford, Kempton, newcastle and Wolverhampton by staging evening racing under floodlights from as early as 2019.
We have attempted to say, if you have floodlights and they're good enough for Test cricket, we should just bite the bullet.
This will be a golden opportunity for golfers to hone their skills in floodlights," he said.
Two of the five floodlights included in the project, funded in part by a pounds 20 million loan from Birmingham City Council, were erected at the end of last month.
Permanent floodlights will totally change the skyline.
We were consulted by the ECB to determine whether we were able to use floodlights.
Both sides had agreed before the series started to use floodlights if they were available at grounds like Cardiff and play resumed for six overs at 6.
Read the package label before you buy any outdoor CFL floodlight, especially if you live in Siberia--or even worse, Minnesota (like we do).
If a fault in a floodlight s its metal parts--and you touch it--Yoweeeee
Remove the cans from the heat of the sun or floodlight and place them in room temperature.
THE amazing friendship behind the Edgbaston floodlights row can be revealed by theSunday Mercury today.