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inundation

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a great flow of water or of something that overwhelms
  • the family's shed was washed away in the last inundation

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“Inundation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/inundation. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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