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Flood

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A great flowing or overflowing of water, especially over land not usually submerged.

A flood is an overflow or accumulation of an expanse of water that submerges land.[1] In the sense of "flowing water", the word may also be applied to the inflow of the tide. Flooding may result from the volume of water within a body of water, … see full wiki

2 reviews about Flood
review by . April 01, 2010
In highly populated areas flooding has no redeeming values.
Somewhere along the line I recall reading about how beneficial a flood can be for the environment.  Major floods are supposed to be a natural event with a purpose.  A flood is nature's way of returning nutrients to the land and revitalizing wetlands adjacent to a river.  Floods distribute rich sediment and refresh streams.  And in the natural course of events allowing rivers and streams to overflow their banks naturally can prevent more serious flooding …
Quick Tip by . March 30, 2010
Currently experiencing record floods in my city. People being evacuated less than one mile from my home.
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