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Meaning of OUTFLOW

Pronunciation:  'awt`flow

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the unwanted discharge of a fluid from some container; "they tried to stop the escape of gas from the damaged pipe"; "he had to clean up the leak"
  2. [n]  a natural flow of ground water
  3. [n]  the process of flowing out

OUTFLOW is a 7 letter word that starts with O.


 Synonyms: effluence, efflux, escape, fountain, leak, leakage, natural spring, outpouring, spring
 Antonyms: inflow, influx
 See Also: discharge, flow, formation, Fountain of Youth, geological formation, geology, geyser, hot spring, outpouring, run, thermal spring



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Out"flow`\, n.
    A flowing out; efflux.
  2. \Out*flow"\, v. i.
    To flow out. --Campbell.
Thesaurus Terms
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