Tumbling bay
Tumbling Tum"bling, a. & vb. n. from {Tumble}, v. [1913 Webster]

{Tumbling barrel}. Same as {Rumble}, n., 4.

{Tumbling bay}, an overfall, or weir, in a canal. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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