Old Faithful


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Old Faithful

A geyser in Yellowstone National Park in northwest Wyoming.
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Old′ Faith′ful


n.
the best known geyser in Yellowstone National Park.
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Noun1.Old Faithful - a geyser in Yellowstone National Park that erupts for about 4 minutes about every 65 minutesOld Faithful - a geyser in Yellowstone National Park that erupts for about 4 minutes about every 65 minutes
Yellowstone National Park - the first national park in the United States; located in the border area between Wyoming and Montana and Idaho; spectacular wilderness; famous for Old Faithful geyser and for buffalo and bears
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Newman, your own Newman, your own old faithful Newman!
Because he has passively allowed these dear old faithful friends to pass into possession of the property.
The girl was treated by park emergency workers and released from the Old Faithful Clinic, though the extent of her injuries was not confirmed.
'We still can associate fond memories with these walls and corridors, be it the auditoria, the old anatomy lecture hall and, the old faithful tree and window sill present outside the anatomy lecture hall.
The second and third eruption were about the same size -- about 10 times as large as that of the park's famous Old Faithful geyser, Poland said.
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It takes in experiences such as hiking the Appalachian Mountains and watching Old Faithful erupt in Yellowstone National Park.
Your pal and security guard, old faithful is all you have got.
In one episode, Anyface let it be known that he had poisoned a can of Old Faithful Pork-n-Beans, which happened to be the community's favorite delicacy.
If you have visited Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, you would have seen Old Faithful. True to its name, the geyser sends out huge plumes of heated water faithfully at regular intervals.
Several of the park's other geysers, including Old Faithful, also contain abundant C[O.sub.2] and other dissolved gases, a separate research team reports in the March Geology.
Have you ever heard of Old Faithful? This famous geyser is Yellowstone's most popular attraction.