Iguassu Falls

noun
a large waterfall on the border between Argentina and Brazil
Syn: ↑Iguazu, ↑Iguazu Falls, ↑Iguassu, ↑Victoria Falls
Instance Hypernyms: ↑waterfall, ↑falls

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a waterfall on the Iguassú River, on the boundary between Brazil and Argentina. 210 ft. (64 m) high.
Also, Iguaçu Falls. Formerly, Victoria Falls.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Iguassu — noun a large waterfall on the border between Argentina and Brazil • Syn: ↑Iguazu, ↑Iguazu Falls, ↑Iguassu Falls, ↑Victoria Falls • Instance Hypernyms: ↑waterfall, ↑falls • Part Holonyms …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Victoria Falls — noun 1. a large waterfall on the border between Argentina and Brazil • Syn: ↑Iguazu, ↑Iguazu Falls, ↑Iguassu, ↑Iguassu Falls • Instance Hypernyms: ↑waterfall, ↑falls • Part Holonyms …   Useful english dictionary

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  • 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

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