Yosemite Falls


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Yosemite Falls

(jəʊˈsɛmɪtɪ)
pl n
(Placename) a series of waterfalls in central California, in the Yosemite National Park, with a total drop of 770 m (2525 ft): includes the Upper Yosemite Falls, 436 m (1430 ft) high, and the Lower Yosemite Falls, 98 m (320 ft) high

Yo•sem′i•te Falls′

(yoʊˈsɛm ɪ ti)
n.pl.
a series of falls in Yosemite National Park: upper falls, 1430 ft. (436 m) high; middle, 626 ft. (190 m) high; lower, 320 ft. (98 m) high. Total height (including rapids), 2526 ft. (770 m).
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Noun1.Yosemite Falls - a series of waterfalls in Yosemite National Park in CaliforniaYosemite Falls - a series of waterfalls in Yosemite National Park in California; is reduced to a trickle for part of each year
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