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white water
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

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Definition
frothy water — especially from rapids (water flowing rapidly downhill)
  • In his hands he carried on a large leaf as on a tray a small pile of white water-lilies.
    1.6 — Book 1 Chapter 6 — The Old Forest (81% in)
  • About her feel in wide vessels of green and brown earthenware, white water-lilies were floating, so that she seemed to be enthroned in the midst of a pool.
    1.7 — Book 1 Chapter 7 — In the House of Tom Bombadil (2% in)
  • As they stood for a moment looking at the white water in the sunlight, Haldir came walking towards them over the green grass of the glade.
    2.8 — Book 2 Chapter 8 — Farewell to Lorien (30% in)

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