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billowing


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Billow  \Bil"low\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Billowed};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Billowing}.] 
  To  surge;  to  rise  and  roll  in  waves  or  surges;  to  undulate. 
  ``The  billowing  snow.''  --Prior. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  billowing 
  adj  1:  moving  in  surges  and  billows  and  rolls;  "billowing  smoke 
  from  burning  houses";  "the  rolling  fog";  "the  rolling 
  sea";  "the  tumbling  water  of  the  rapids"  [syn:  {rolling}, 
  {tumbling}] 
  2:  characterized  by  great  swelling  waves  or  surges;  "billowy 
  storm  clouds";  "the  restless  billowing  sea";  "surging 
  waves"  [syn:  {billowy},  {billowing(a)},  {surging}] 




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