Mean Low Water (MLW)

Science / Tides and Currents / Mean Low Water (MLW): A tidal datum. The average of all the low water heights observed over the National Tidal Datum Epoch. For stations with shorter series, comparison of simultaneous observations with a control tide station is made in order to derive the equivalent datum of the National Tidal Datum Epoch.

Other Words for Low

Low Adjective Synonyms: short, squat, little, small, stubby, stumpy, stunted, low-lying
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Other Words for Mean

Mean Noun Synonyms: intend, design, purpose, plan, aim, have in mind, contemplate, have in view, want, wish, expect, hope, be motivated by, have as justification
Mean Adjective Synonyms: denote, signify, indicate, note, specify, designate, represent, betoken, signal, carry, convey, drive at, refer to, allude to, communicate, express, bring out, get over or across, imply, suggest, connote, intimate, hint (at)
Mean Verb Synonyms: portend, show, foretell, foreshadow, promise, presage, augur, herald
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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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Outflow

Science / Weather / Outflow: Also referred to as an outflow boundary, it is the outward flow of air from a system, such as a thunderstorm. It is the result of cold downdrafts and its passage includes a wind shift and temperature MORE

Passion flower (Passiflora incarnata)

Health / Herbs / Passion flower (Passiflora incarnata): Sedative, assists relaxation and sleep. 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

Operating Cash Flow

Business / Finance / Operating Cash Flow: Earnings before depreciation minus taxes. Measures the cash generated from operations, not counting capital spending or working capital requirements. 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

Peak Flow

Science / Geology / Peak Flow: The maximum instantaneous discharge of a stream at a specific location. Corresponds to the highest stage of a flood. MORE

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