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Angel Falls

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(Placename) a waterfall in SE Venezuela, on the Caroní River; regarded as the highest in the world. Height: 979 m (3212 ft)

An′gel Falls′


n.
a waterfall in SE Venezuela: world's highest. 3212 ft. (979 m) high.
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Noun1.Angel Falls - the highest waterfallAngel Falls - the highest waterfall; has more than one leap; flow varies seasonally
Republic of Venezuela, Venezuela - a republic in northern South America on the Caribbean; achieved independence from Spain in 1811; rich in oil
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