3. [syn: flood, flowage]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Flowage \Flow"age\ (?; 48), n.
An overflowing with water; also, the water which thus
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: gradual internal motion or deformation of a solid body (as
by heat); "rock fracture and rock flowage are different
types of geological deformation"
2: a body of water that has been created by deliberately
flooding an area; "many campsites were located near the
3: the act of flooding; filling to overflowing [syn: flood,