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|Noun||1.||moving ridge - one of a series of ridges that moves across the surface of a liquid (especially across a large body of water)|
backwash, wake - the wave that spreads behind a boat as it moves forward; "the motorboat's wake capsized the canoe"
swash - the movement or sound of water; "the swash of waves on the beach"
tidal wave - a wave resulting from the periodic flow of the tides that is caused by the gravitational attraction of the moon and sun
tidal wave - an unusual (and often destructive) rise of water along the seashore caused by a storm or a combination of wind and high tide
tsunami - a cataclysm resulting from a destructive sea wave caused by an earthquake or volcanic eruption; "a colossal tsunami destroyed the Minoan civilization in minutes"
comber - a long curling sea wave
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