- foaming, whitish water, as in whitecaps, rapids, etc.
- a light-colored water over a shallow area
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of or having to do with recreational rafting, kayaking, etc. on rivers with rapids, fast currents, etc.
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Turbulent or frothy water, as in rapids or surf.
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Of, relating to, intended for, or taking place on white water, especially in river rapids: white-water rafting.