white water

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white water

noun

: water in part of a river that looks white because it is moving very fast over rocks

Full Definition of WHITE WATER

:  frothy water (as in breakers, rapids, or falls)
white–water adjective

Examples of WHITE WATER

  1. The canoe got caught in white water.

First Known Use of WHITE WATER

1586

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