Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- the act of flowing out
- that which flows out
- the amount flowing out
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
intransitive verb out·flowed
- The act or process of flowing out: watched the outflow of the tide.
a. Something that flows out: an outflow of water from a power plant.
b. The amount flowing out: a heavy outflow of cash from the country.
To issue or stream out, in or as if in a flow: Too much money is outflowing from our household.