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overflow

The continuous escape of fluid from a vessel or viscus, as of urine or tears.
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"The overflowing pond has caused the road to Pavagarh to shut down as water is flowing down the hill.
As the lake begins overflowing, the river's spillage is expected to reach more than 100 cubic meters a second because of heavy rainfall over the weekend and increased flow from ancillary springs and tributaries.
The administrative officer at Lyari General Hospital told that around 2500 patients visit the hospital for treatment every day, but overflowing gutters had created a nuisance to patients and medical staff.
She says it makes life very unbearable for residents and their under - aged - children who have nowhere else to seek refuge.Madam Kieh says she lived in the community for the past six years, adding that the situation has caused most of their children to get sick from severe cold due to overflowing water from the drainage.
Expert said overflowing waste bins are an ideal breeding ground for bacteria, insects and vermin.
CARDIFF has been named as one of the UK's cleanest cities with some of the least overflowing bins in the country.
Every other street you turn into at Karachi you will find an overflowing drain (gutter).
Overflowing grey bins are an invite for vermin like rats, and what excuse would the council have if these areas were overflowing with them?
The purpose of the hole is two-fold: It acts as a safety drain to keep the sink from overflowing should the water rise above a certain level in the sink; It serves as an air vent for the sink when the water levels are above the pop-up plug.
'Our drainage system in the city can absorb the rain but not the overflowing river,' said Dagupan Mayor Belen Fernandez.
"The overflowing sewage has mixed with the drinking water tank located on the ground.
They say that a bin in Coundon Wedge Park was overflowing for so long that it was attracting rats.