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Webster 1828 Edition


Rapids

RAP'IDS

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Noun.
plu.
The part of a river where the current moves with more celerity than the common current. Rapids imply a considerable descent of the earth, but not sufficient to occasion a fall of the water, or what is called a cascade or cataract.

Definition 2022


rapids

rapids

See also: ràpids and RAPIDS

English

Noun

rapids

  1. plural of rapid