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Synonyms for overflow

spill over

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flood

surplus

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Synonyms for overflow

to be abundantly filled or richly supplied

an abundant, usually overwhelming flow or fall, as of a river or rain

an amount or quantity beyond what is needed, desired, or appropriate

Synonyms for overflow

a large flow

the occurrence of surplus liquid (as water) exceeding the limit or capacity

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flow or run over (a limit or brim)

overflow with a certain feeling

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Sanitary sewer overflows and emergency room visits for gastrointestinal illness: analysis of Massachusetts data, 2006-2007.
For the sake of analyzing the significance of various influencing factors on the overflow violation pedestrian trajectories, a series of overflow violation pedestrian trajectories data was collected by using video-processing technology at seven signalized crosswalks with different geometric characteristics and traffic environment.
"The municipality should take measures to prevent overflow of sewage until the completion of the sewage network project.
The teams were prepared with equipment to intervene in the event of rainwater overflow and logging, and could be rushed to the relevant areas.
The ISO HO 00 03 provides coverage for water damage that is the result of a discharge or overflow of a plumbing, heating, air conditioning, or household appliance if it is on the residence premises.
The policy specifically excludes water that overflows from sumps, sump pumps, or related equipment or water that backs-up through sewers or drains.
An overgrown tree root apparently blocked the drainage pipes, leading to regular blockage of the drainage lines and resulting overflow.
If there was a blockage in the pipes or sewer system, then the pipes leading to the drain would be filled and any additional water would overflow into, and eventually out of, the toilet--which is exactly what happened.
Moylan Jr., commissioner of public works and parks, said the sewage overflow was discovered Friday morning during a routine storm-water outfall inspection near the lake.
The IBM IOC for Smarter Cities service, in concert with locally based business partner Emnet, has improved the city's ability to predict the potential overflow of hazardous wastewater, helping to protect citizens and the environment by reducing wet weather overflows by 23% and virtually eliminating dry weather wastewater overflows.
The extra water led to an overflow of sewage into Sutherlin Creek, city officials said.
Even on vessels equipped with fixed liquid-level gauges, crews measure the liquid level manually by hanging sounding tapes into sounding pipes located on the deck, to help prevent overflow and to check bunkering volume during refueling.
For many years, it was thought that the primary source of the Denmark Strait Overflow Water (DSOW)-a large, deep plume of water that forms part of the'great ocean conveyor belt', returning dense water south through gaps in the Greenland-Scotland Ridge--is a current adjacent to Greenland known as the East Greenland Current.
"What we have been campaigning for is this: when this overflow happens let's tell the public, let's keep them informed so they know if it is safe to send their children swimming in the water.
River Tunca, one of the rivers in western Turkey, began to overflow and inundated the Edirne's Degirmenyeni village after the collapsing of its embankments.