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(quote-journal)| title=High and wet| passage=Floods in northern India, mostly in the small state of Uttarakhand, have wrought disaster on an enormous scale. The early, intense onset of the monsoon on June 14th swelled rivers, washing away roads, bridges, hotels and even whole villages. Rock-filled torrents smashed vehicles and homes, burying victims under rubble and sludge.
(quote-journal)| url=http://www.china.org.cn/china/2020-03/29/content_75873290.htm| |passage=China's Ministry of Water Resources Saturday warned that floods are expected to hit the country and called on relevant departments to make preparation.Heavy rains have hit parts of southern, eastern and central China since Wednesday, pushing water levels in some rivers well above warning lines, the ministry said.China entered its flood season on Saturday, four days earlier than previous years, and the country may suffer from more and stronger rain as well as floods with more extreme weather forecast for the flood season, the ministry warned.
A large number or quantity of anything appearing more rapidly than can easily be dealt with.
(quote-journal)| title=The Dangers of Disruption| work=The New York Times| url=http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/06/opinion/the-dangers-of-disruption.html| |passage=Deregulation of financial markets laid the groundwork for the subprime crisis in the United States, while a badly designed euro contributed to the debt crisis in Greece, and the Schengen system of open borders made it difficult to control the flood of refugees in Europe.
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Menstrual discharge; menses.
To overflow, as by water from excessive rainfall.
To cover or partly fill as if by a flood.
''The floor was flooded with beer.''
''They flooded the room with sewage.''
To provide (someone or something) with a larger number or quantity of something than can easily be dealt with.
To paste numerous lines of text to (a chat system) in order to disrupt the conversation.
1998, "Dr. Cat", ''Furry web site plug'' (on newsgroup ''alt.fan.furry'')
- There's also a spam filter in the code now, so if someone attempts to flood people's screens with macros or a bot, everything after the first few lines is thrown away.
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