Churchill Falls
or formerly Grand Falls geographical name waterfall 245 feet (75 meters) high Canada in W Labrador in Churchill River

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  • Churchill Falls — as it appeared in 2008, four decades after the water was redirected. Location Labrador …   Wikipedia

  • Churchill Falls — Churchill Falls …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Churchill Falls — (anc. Grand Falls) chute d eau (75 m) sur la rivière Churchill, au Canada (Labrador), près de Schefferville. Elle alimente une puissante centrale hydroélectrique (5,2 MkW) qui approvisionne Terre Neuve et le Québec …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Churchill Falls — waterfall on the upper Churchill River, SW Labrador: c. 245 ft (75 m) high …   English World dictionary

  • Churchill Falls — Cascadas Churchill (Churchill Falls) Vista de las cascadas en 2008, cuatro décadas después de haber desaparecido Localización …   Wikipedia Español

  • Churchill Falls — Chutes Churchill 53° 31′ 30″ N 63° 58′ 40″ W / 53.525, 63.977778 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Churchill Falls — waterfalls near the head of the Churchill River in SW Labrador, Newfoundland, in E Canada: site of hydroelectric power plant. ab. 200 ft. (60 m) wide; 316 ft. (96 m) high. Formerly, Grand Falls. [named after Sir Winston CHURCHILL in 1965] * * *… …   Universalium

  • Churchill Falls — waterfalls near the head of the Churchill River in SW Labrador, Newfoundland, in E Canada: site of hydroelectric power plant. ab. 200 ft. (60 m) wide; 316 ft. (96 m) high. Formerly, Grand Falls. [named after Sir Winston CHURCHILL in 1965] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Churchill Falls — Church′ill Falls′ n. geg waterfalls near the head of the Churchill River in SW Labrador, Newfoundland, in E Canada. ab. 200 ft. (60 m) wide; 316 ft. (96 m) high Formerly, Grand Falls …   From formal English to slang

  • Churchill Falls — /tʃɜtʃhɪl ˈfɔlz/ (say cherchhil fawlz) plural noun a waterfall in eastern Canada, on the Churchill River; site of one of the world s largest hydro electric power projects. 73 m. Formerly, Grand Falls …   Australian English dictionary

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