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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, relating to, intended for, or taking place on white water, especially in river rapids: white-water rafting.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A dangerous disease of sheep.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To make the water white with foam by lobtailing, or splashing with the flukes, as a whale: as, “There she white-water!” a cry from the masthead.
  • n. A disease of sheep.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. frothy water as in rapids or waterfalls
  • n. frothy water as in rapids or waterfalls

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