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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The erosion of soil or other loose material by precipitation.

Usage examples (5)
  • The clouds spell out 'acceptance', but in the rain-wash beside my feet it just looks like jibberish.
  • We both dropped and rolled into a shallow depression caused by rain-wash, where we lay as flat as we could while the flat-nosed soft lead bullets kicked sand and shingle...
  • Copper water, the product of a six-day rain-wash through red clay ditches, hid Leo's toes from midnight light.
  • She ran in advance, and I, with the outer robe over my head, followed, urging flinching way against the whipped rain-wash. for more
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