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flow away

To move away from someone or something in a smooth, fluid manner, as of a liquid. At low tide, the sea flowed away.
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flow away

to course or move away. The floodwaters flowed away as fast as they had come. All the spilled water flowed away.
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There are many trees on it, which make it in places gloomy, and there is a deep, dark-looking pond or small lake, evidently fed by some springs, as the water is clear and flows away in a fair-sized stream.
A riptide is a strong, narrow current that flows away from the beach.
BADIN -- Grand Democratic Alliance's parliamentary leader in Sindh Assembly Hasnain Mirza has held the province's rulers responsible for persisting water shortage in Badin and said the Sindh government has spent Rs6 billion to divert water flows away from Badin after facing 'crushing defeats' in 2015 local government election in the district.
The Trump administration has long opposed Nord Stream 2; it said that the Gazprom-led venture, which is set to divert gas flows away from Ukraine to Germany through the Baltic Sea, poses a threat to European energy security and could be used by Russia to obtain economic and political leverage.
The stress scenario sees sharp US dollar appreciation against emerging-market currencies and higher US rates shift portfolio flows away from Turkey and increase external borrowing costs for Turkish issuers.
And improving the sewers in Greenlea Road to divert storm flows away from the area.
Last May, Moody's warned repeated bouts of heightened financial market volatility and reversals of capital flows away from emerging market countries are expected amid the reversal of easy global financing conditions.
'We have told the departments to open water gates to ensure the water flows away from the flooded paddy fields, giving the farmers the chance to salvage what they can,' Bovor said.
Rip currents, sometimes called rip tides, are a specific area of shore where water flows away from the land and into the water.
The Baltic ports currently operate well below capacity, which means Russia could divert flows away from the Black Sea in case of prolonged disruptions.
Seasoned artists of Philippine theater, film and television come together for Dulaang Unibersidad ng Pilipinas' fourth offering for its 40th season, The Dressing Room: That Which Flows Away Ultimately Becomes Nostalgia and its Filipino translation, Ang Dressing Room: Kung Saan Lubusang Pangungulila ang Dulot ng Agos ng Panahon.
As the groundwater flows away from the landfill, it is spread to the east and west, according to the U.S.
Cut at an angle of about 45 degrees away from the bud so any water flows away.
Tears release underwater as whatever else you're carrying gently flows away. Reborn, you come of age again in the Grotto.