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ripples

verb
present tense third-person singular of ripple

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to flow in a broken irregular stream
  • water rippling gently over the tiers of the fountain

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“Ripples.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ripples. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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