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Word: cascade

Definition: small waterfall


Sentences Containing 'cascade'

A caboose from the Bellevue and Cascade is the only surviving piece of Iowa narrow gauge equipment.
A cultivar is the Red Cascade Mountain Ash, or "Sorbus americana" 'Dwarfcrown'.
According to Cascade research has shown that automobile ownership has a positive effect on employment.
After the entire cascade of events has finished, prizes are then awarded in various categories and age levels.
Alexander Ross probably crossed the Cascades via Cascade Pass in 1814.
Along with the Silverton Hills, these hills form the foothills to the Cascade Mountains to the east. Settlement.
Before Cascade was forced into bankruptcy, the company asked for permission to move WBKI's city of license to Bardstown, an outer-ring suburb of Louisville.
Cascade High School is a public high school located in Clayton, Indiana.
Cascade is a name for several high schools in North America, including:
Cascade Pass (formerly also known as Skagit Pass) is a mountain pass over the northern Cascade Range, east of Marblemount, Washington, U.S. Although an important pass, providing the easiest connection from the Cascade River to the head of Lake Chelan, it is now inside North Cascades National Park, and crossed by only a hiking trail.
Centennial is often referred to as a 'Super Cascade', since it has a strong citrus aroma.
Charles first joined Cascade in 1997 as Environmental Policy Director.
Charles has served as President and CEO of Cascade since May 2005.
DA binds to the D1 receptor, a postsynaptic dopamine receptor (as opposed to D2sh, which is presynaptic), triggering a signaling cascade within the cell.
From the west, one reaches it by hiking an easy 3.5 mile trail from the end of the Cascade River Road (elev.
Good when used either solely or in combination with complementary fruity hops such as Cascade in American pale ales.
Hasserode lies at the foot of the Harz Mountains in the valley of the River Holtemme, whose upper reaches include the water cascade of the Steinerne Renne.
He has won other races including the Cascade Crest 100-Mile Endurance Run.
In February 2007, Cascade Broadcasting took over the operations of W24BW (known unofficially as "WYCS") with an option to buy.
It is a native to the Cascade Range and is unusual for its bright red balloon-like pods.
It is endemic to California, where it grows in the high mountains of the southern Cascade Range and Sierra Nevada.
It is made from mainly pearl and crystal malt and Saaz and cascade hops.
It is the final stage of the Belmeken-Chaira-Sestrimo Hydropower Cascade.
It turns north-northwest (NNW), and is joined by Hound Creek in Cascade County, and joins the Missouri approximately southwest of Great Falls.
Later, the Upper Cowlitz adopted the Sahaptin language from east of the Cascade Mountains.
Murray repeatedly cosponsored legislation to create the Wild Sky Wilderness area in the Washington Cascade Range.
On March 1, the Cascade Broadcasting Group, then-owner of WBKI, announced that channel 34 would be joining the CW.
One of the "Three Cs" along with Cascade and Centennial. Like the others it is citrusy and slightly woody.
One of the "Three Cs" along with Cascade and Columbus.
Other proteins also participate in the intracellular portion of the notch signaling cascade.
Pedigree includes Tettnang (mother), Hallertau Mittelfrüh (grandmother) and Cascade (great grandmother).
Several structures of 'super active' mutants have been solved which reveal the nature of Factor IX activation by other proteins in the clotting cascade.
Sillans-la-Cascade is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.
Stephen's Cathedral. The Cathedral serves as the central parish of the Episcopal diocese whose jurisdiction includes the parts of Oregon west of the Cascade Mountains.
Substitutes for aroma and flavor: Cascade, Centennial. Comet.
The "Grand Cascade" was built by Joseph Effner in 1717.
The Bellevue and Cascade, from Bellevue on the Mississippi to Cascade inland remained in service until abandonment in 1936.
The Boulder Creek Wilderness is a wilderness area located in the Umpqua National Forest in the southern Cascade Range of Oregon, United States.
The facility was designed by INTEGRUS Architecture and landscape architects Cascade Design Collaborative, Inc.
The flashing cascade of his mane, the curving comet of his tail, invested him with housings more resplendent than gold and silver-beaters could have furnished him.
The mechanisms by which insulin induces glucokinase may involve both of the major intracellular pathways of insulin action, the extracellular signal-regulated kinase (ERK 1/2) cascade, and the phosphoinositide 3-kinase (PI3-K) cascade.
The notch cascade consists of notch and notch ligands, as well as intracellular proteins transmitting the notch signal to the cell's nucleus.
The receptors are important for binding the toxic protein and starting the signal cascade, but the exact mechanism of these toxins is not well understood.
The region is largely denied Pacific storms by the Olympic Mountains and Arctic air by the Cascade Range.
The simplest of these is a super QCD with the flavor group gauged and an additional term in the superpotential. It leads to a series of Seiberg dualities known as a duality cascade.
They are a member in good standing of the Oregon School Activities Association and participate in the Southern Cascade League.
They built plank longhouses to protect themselves from the wet winters west of the Cascade Mountains.
This is thought to be the largest such stand this far northwest of the crest of the Cascade Mountains.
This means that there is a nonlinear and as such non-trivial relationship between the properties of the individual cascaded components and the composite properties of the resulting cascade.
Today this cascade, sometimes called falls, remains sunken in an urban environment, from which it tends to collect debris.

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