Inundation meaning

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The act of inundating, or the state of being inundated; an overflow; a flood; a rising and spreading of water over grounds.
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(metaphorical) An overspreading of any kind; overflowing or superfluous abundance; a flood; a great influx; as, an inundation of tourists.
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(Egyptology) One of the three seasons of Ancient Egypt.
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Origin of inundation

  • From Old French inundacion (“flood") (French inondation), from Latin inundatio (“a flood"), form of inundō (English inundate).

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