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Definition of inundation noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    inundation

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˌɪnʌnˈdeɪʃn//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪnʌnˈdeɪʃn//
     
    [uncountable, countable] (formal)
     
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  1. 1the fact of large amounts of water covering an area that is usually dry synonym flooding the annual inundation of the Nile valley
  2. 2a very large number of things or people an inundation of campaign posters