Victoria Falls

1. a large waterfall on the border between Argentina and Brazil
Syn: ↑Iguazu, ↑Iguazu Falls, ↑Iguassu, ↑Iguassu Falls
Instance Hypernyms: ↑waterfall, ↑falls
2. a waterfall in the Zambezi River on the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia; diminishes seasonally
Syn: ↑Victoria
Instance Hypernyms: ↑waterfall, ↑falls
Part Holonyms:

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  • Victoria Falls — Location Livingstone, Zambia Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe Coordinates …   Wikipedia

  • Victoria Falls — ligger i Livingstone, Zimbabwe …   Danske encyklopædi

  • Victoria Falls — a ↑waterfall on the Zambezi River between Zimbabwe and Zambia in southern Africa, which is about 1.5 kilometres/1 mile wide and about 120 metres/400 feet high. It is one of the most popular places in Africa for tourists to visit …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Victoria Falls — waterfall of the Zambezi River, between Zimbabwe & Zambia: c. 350 ft (107 m) high; c. 1 mi (1.6 km) wide …   English World dictionary

  • Victoria Falls — 1. falls of the Zambezi River in S Africa, between Zambia and Zimbabwe, near Livingstone. 420 ft. (130 m) high; more than 1 mi. (1.6 km) wide. 2. former name of Iguassú Falls. * * * Waterfall, at the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe.… …   Universalium

  • Victoria Falls — Chutes Victoria Pour les articles homonymes, voir Victoria. Mosi oa Tunya / Chutes Victoria 1 Patrimoine mondial …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Victoria Falls — Der englische Begriff Victoria Falls bezeichnet: einen Wasserfall in Simbabwe, siehe Victoriafälle eine Stadt in Simbabwe, siehe Victoria Falls (Simbabwe) einen Nationalpark in Simbabwe, siehe Nationalpark Victoriafälle Diese S …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Victoria Falls — Original name in latin Victoria Falls Name in other language VFA, Victoria Falls State code ZW Continent/City Africa/Harare longitude 17.92353 latitude 25.84299 altitude 897 Population 35761 Date 2012 01 17 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Victoria Falls — Victo′ria Falls′ n. geg falls of the Zambezi River in S Africa, between Zambia and Zimbabwe, near Livingstone. 350 ft. (107 m) high; more than 1 mi. (1.6 km) wide …   From formal English to slang

  • Victoria Falls — /vɪktɔriə ˈfɔlz/ (say viktawreeuh fawlz) plural noun falls of the river Zambezi in southern Africa between Zambia and Zimbabwe, near Livingstone. About 122 m high; about 1.5 km wide …   Australian English dictionary

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