Extreme High Water

Science / Tides and Currents / Extreme High Water: The highest elevation reached by the sea as recorded by a water level gauge during a given period. The National Ocean Service routinely documents monthly and yearly extreme high waters for its control stations.

Other Words for Extreme

Extreme Adverb Synonyms: beyond the pale or limits or bounds, extravagant, inordinate, excessive, disproportionate, outrageous
Extreme Verb Synonyms: fight, struggle or strive against, contest, oppose, defy, enter the lists against, withstand
Extreme Noun Synonyms: unusual, uncommon, exceptional, outstanding, notable, noteworthy, abnormal, different, extraordinary, remarkable
Extreme Adjective Synonyms: immoderate, excessive, severe, intense, acute, maximum, worst
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Other Words for High

High Adjective Synonyms: tall, lofty, elevated, towering
High Adverb Synonyms: intoxication, altered consciousness
High Noun Synonyms: anticyclone
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Other Words for Water

Water Noun Synonyms: H2O, distilled water, tap water, drinking-water, bottled water, spa water, still water, soda (water), effervescent water, mineral water, sea water, salt water, ditch-water, dishwater, bath-water, branch water, Adam's ale, Latin a
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Midextreme Tide

Science / Tides and Currents / Midextreme Tide: An elevation midway between extreme high water and extreme low water occurring in any locality. MORE

North American Waterfowl Management Plan

Business / Agriculture / North American Waterfowl Management Plan: An international program in cooperation with Mexico and Canada to protect, restore, enhance, and manage wetland ecosystems for migratory birds and other wildlife and fish. It was authorized by the Nor MORE

North Pacific High

Science / Weather / North Pacific High: A semi-permanent, subtropical area of high pressure in the North Pacific Ocean. It is strongest in the Northern Hemispheric summer and is displaced towards the equator during the winter when the Aleut MORE

Orange Flower Water

Entertainment / Liquor / Orange Flower Water: A light, non-alcoholic preparation based on the oil of orange blossoms, used as a flavoring in drinks. MORE

Perched Water Table

Science / Geology / Perched Water Table: A water table that is isolated from and higher than the regional water table. This can occur when a hilltop is underlain by an impermeable rock unit. Infiltrating waters stack up on the impermeable un MORE

Perched Groundwater

Science / Geology / Perched Groundwater: An isolated body of ground-water that is perched above and separated from the main water table by an aquiclude. MORE

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