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billow

1. a large sea wave
2. a large atmospheric wave, usually in the lee of a hill
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Suddenly, upon a great blue billow that came rolling in, she saw the Water-Spirits smiling on her; and high aloft, in their white gleaming arms, her child stretched forth his hands to welcome her; while the little voice she so longed to hear again cried gayly,--
There was also a postscript to the effect that though THE BILLOW carried no free-list, it took great pleasure in sending him a complimentary subscription for the ensuing year.
Thick billows of smoke engulfed a truck along the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) on Tuesday.
Smoke billows above houses in Ward End Picture: Waqas Hussain
Smoke billows from the pub |where woman was found dead
Smokes billows into the air in a fire at Shiney Row College, <Bnear Houghton-le-Spring
In this image provided by the Italian Navy, smoke billows from the Italian-flagged Norman Atlantic after it caught fire in the Adriatic Sea, Sunday, Dec.
If black smoke billows from the chimney, a new Pope has not been elected.
TERROR: Employees are evacuated as smoke billows from the Maharashtra state headquarters
Andrew Billows pleaded guilty to possessing a small firearm and two counts of having ammunition.
Steam billows from Jess's Merc'2 The barrier comes down as her car is hitched on to a low loader.
An American news site caught the fake when it noticed that the billows of smoke in the photo showed a repetitious pattern.