Definition of Outrushes
1. Verb. (third-person singular of outrush) ¹
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Definition of Outrushes
1. outrush [v] - See also: outrush
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Literary usage of Outrushes
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1881)
"We saw scarcely any smoke issue rom it, but at intervals of twenty to thirty minutes there were outrushes >f steam, which shot up jet-like with immense ..."
2. Parsifal: A Festival Music-drama by Richard Wagner, John P. Jackson (1892)
"... Toward the world of sinful quest, With mad'ning whirl outrushes: Again it forces the door, Through which it streams once more:— Here, through the wound, ..."
3. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society by Royal Astronomical Society (1872)
"... or why the rate of motion observed in vertical storms or outrushes so greatly exceeds the velocities detected by the spectroscope in the ..."
4. A Text-book of Geology for Use in Universities: Colleges, Schools of Science by Louis Valentine Pirsson, Charles Schuchert (1920)
"After premonitory outrushes of gas for some time, the great explosions occurred, which blew away over a cubic mile of material from the volcano into the air ..."
5. Text-book of Geology by Archibald Geikie (1903)
"... Mr. Whymper noticed outrushes of steam to proceed at intervals of from twenty to thirty minutes from the summit of Sangai, while during his inspection ..."
6. Travels Amongst the Great Andes of the Equator by Edward Whymper (1892)
"Upon the few occasions that we saw it (though scarcely any smoke issued from the crater), there were outrushes of steam at intervals of twenty to thirty ..."
7. Lectures on Some Recent Advances in Physical Science, with a Special Lecture by Peter Guthrie Tait (1885)
"... to that which is shown by the Radiometer, may play a considerable part in causing the outrushes of tail-dust from the comet.—Added to Third Edition^ ..."
8. Volcanoes: Their Structure and Significance by Thomas George Bonney (1899)
"Here, though hardly any smoke was issuing from the crater, outrushes of steam took place at intervals of twenty to thirty minutes, which shot up with ..."