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  • v. Present participle of cascade.

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Examples

  • Arc strikes a balance between form and function, highlighting both the preciousness and scarcity of this rich resource, and highlighting the elemental beauty inherent in cascading water.

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  • Vegas showroom by way of EPCOT, with projection screens scattered about on the floor, at the right of the stage and cascading from the ceiling.

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  • With chants of ` ` J.R. '' cascading from the rafters, Smith sank half of his 3s in the fourth quarter, when he scored 23 points.

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  • When things are slow or when we need a little breather from mining the interweb, we will simply gaze through the laminated glass panes out to the waters of our ΒΌ fountain cascading down into a truncated void.

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  • What a fascinating notion -- that the presentation of text in "cascading phrases" can make something more readable, more understandable -- and suddenly poetry.

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  • With boos cascading from the stands, the Bulls finally got a basket when Nocioni buried an 18-foot jumper, and they immediately regained the lead on Deng's steal and layup.

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  • As much fun as Neal Stephenson's Snow Crash, and as packed with mind bending ideas about social changes cascading from the frontiers of science.

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  • TIP The name cascading style sheet is derived from how rules cascade from one style sheet to the other.

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  • Q In the original CFE agreement, I believe there was something called cascading, where you could give your excess equipment to another country and they would get rid of worse, older equipment.

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  • It was a lot like the phemonenon engineers call "cascading failure," where one events creates several others, which each in turn create several others, creating a chain reaction that soon spins out of control completely.

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