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Noun: flowing  flow-ing
  1. The motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases)
    - flow
Adjective: flowing  flow-ing
  1. Designed or arranged to offer the least resistance to fluid flow
    "a flowing convertible";
    - streamlined, aerodynamic, sleek
     
  2. Moving, proceeding or shaped smoothly, gracefully, or continuously
    "flowing prose"
Verb: flow  flow
  1. Move or progress freely as if in a stream
    "The crowd flowed out of the stadium";
    - flux
     
  2. Move along, of liquids
    "Water flowed into the cave";
    - run, feed, course
     
  3. Cause to flow
    "The artist flowed the washes on the paper"
     
  4. Be abundantly present
    "The champagne flowed at the wedding"
     
  5. Fall or flow in a certain way
    "Her long black hair flowed down her back";
    - hang, fall
     
  6. Cover or swamp with water
     
  7. Undergo menstruation
    "She started flowing at the age of 11";
    - menstruate

Derived forms: flowings

See also: flow from, smooth

Type of: be, bleed, change of location, exist, flood, haemorrhage [Brit, Cdn], hemorrhage [N. Amer], move, shed blood, travel

Encyclopedia: Flowing

Flow, Turbulence and Combustion