Sentence Examples


  • Winnipegosis and Manitoba at high water, in spring-time, discharge their overflow through small streams into Winnipeg.
  • The extent of overflow has thus on each occasion been less.
  • The loose soil on the banks of the river is every year carried away in great masses, and the channel has so widened as to render the recurrence of an overflow unlikely.
  • This steam condensing adds to the water in the pipe and naturally causes an overflow, which is led back to the boiler and re-used.
  • An overflow is provided, discharging into the open air to allow the water to escape should the ball valve become defective.

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