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cascade meaning and definition

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Definition of cascade (noun)

  1. a small waterfall or series of small waterfalls
  2. a succession of stages or operations or processes or units
    • "progressing in severity as though a cascade of genetic damage was occurring"; "separation of isotopes by a cascade of processes"
  3. a sudden downpour (as of tears or sparks etc) likened to a rain shower
    • "a little shower of rose petals"; "a sudden cascade of sparks"
    • synonyms: shower


Definition of cascade (verb)

  1. rush down in big quantities, like a cascade
  2. arrange (open windows) on a computer desktop so that they overlap each other, with the title bars visible
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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