from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The act of flowing or overflowing.
- n. The state of being flooded.
- n. A body of water, such as a lake or reservoir, formed by usually deliberate flooding.
- n. An outflow or overflow.
- n. The gradual plastic deformation of a solid body, as by heat.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A flowing or overflowing of liquid.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An overflowing with water; also, the water which thus overflows.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of flowing; the state of being flowed.
- n. In mech., gradual internal motion or deformation, without fracture, of a viscous solid such as asphalt.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. gradual internal motion or deformation of a solid body (as by heat)
- n. a body of water that has been created by deliberately flooding an area
- n. the act of flooding; filling to overflowing
flow + -age (Wiktionary)