Meaning of overfalls

o•ver•falls

Pronunciation: (ō'vur-fôlz"), [key]
— n.
  1. water made rough by a strong current moving over a shoal, by an opposing current, or by winds blowing against the current.
  2. a cataract or waterfall.
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