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outflow

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verb out·flow \ˈau̇t-ˌflō, ˌau̇t-ˈ\

Definition of outflow

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to flow out

Circa 1580

First Known Use of outflow

circa 1580


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outflow

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noun out·flow \ˈau̇t-ˌflō\

Definition of outflow

  1. 1 :  a flowing out <the outflow of dollars>

  2. 2 :  something that flows out <outflow of a sewage treatment plant>

Examples of outflow in a sentence

  1. We joined the outflow of fans from the stadium after the game.

  2. The vents provide improved outflow of air.

Circa 1800

First Known Use of outflow

circa 1800


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outflow

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noun out·flow \ˈau̇t-ˌflō\

Definition of outflow for English Language Learners

  • : an outward flow or movement of something


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