Angel Falls
geographical name waterfall 3212 feet (979 meters) SE Venezuela on Auyán-tepuí Mountain in a headstream of the Caroní

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  • Angel Falls — or Angel Fall waterfall in SE Venezuela: over 3,200 ft (975 m) …   English World dictionary

  • Angel Falls — the highest ↑waterfall in the world, which is in southeast Venezuela …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Angel Falls — For the waterfall in Maine, see Angel Falls (Maine). Coordinates: 5°58′03″N 62°32′08″W / 5.9675°N 62.53556°W / 5.9675; 62.5 …   Wikipedia

  • Angel Falls — a waterfall in SE Venezuela: world s highest. 3212 ft. (979 m) high. * * * Waterfall, southeastern Venezuela. It lies on the Churún River, a tributary of the Caroní, southeast of Ciudad Bolívar. The highest waterfall in the world, the cataract… …   Universalium

  • Angel Falls — Salto Angel Salto Angel Der Salto Angel (nach dem Wiederentdecker Jimmie Angel), der sich im Südosten Venezuelas befindet, ist mit 978 m (größte Einzelstufe 805 m) Fallhöhe der höchste freifallende …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Angel Falls — Verdens højeste vandfald er Angel Falls i Venezuela med et fald på cirka 976 meter …   Danske encyklopædi

  • Angel Falls — noun the highest waterfall; has more than one leap; flow varies seasonally • Syn: ↑Angel • Instance Hypernyms: ↑waterfall, ↑falls • Part Holonyms: ↑Venezuela, ↑Republic of Venezuela …   Useful english dictionary

  • Angel Falls — An′gel Falls′ n. geg a waterfall in SE Venezuela: world s highest. 3212 ft. (979 m) high …   From formal English to slang

  • Angel Falls — /eɪndʒəl ˈfɔlz/ (say aynguhl fawlz) plural noun a waterfall in eastern Venezuela, the highest free falling falls in the world. 979 m high …   Australian English dictionary

  • Angel Falls — waterfall, SE Venezuela; more than 3,300 ft …   Webster's Gazetteer

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