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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Yo•sem′i•te Falls′yoʊˈsɛm ɪ ti(

  1. a series of falls in Yosemite National Park: upper falls, 1430 ft. (436 m) high; middle, 626 ft. (190 m) high; lower, 320 ft. (98 m) high. Total height (including rapids), 2526 ft. (770 m).

    Category: Geography (places)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Yosemite, Yosemite Falls(noun)

    a series of waterfalls in Yosemite National Park in California; is reduced to a trickle for part of each year


  1. Yosemite Falls

    Yosemite Falls is the highest measured waterfall in North America. Located in Yosemite National Park in the Sierra Nevada of California, it is a major attraction in the park, especially in late spring when the water flow is at its peak. The total 2,425 feet from the top of the upper falls to the base of the lower falls qualifies Yosemite Falls as the sixth highest waterfall in the world, though with the recent discovery of Gocta Cataracts, it appears on some lists as seventh.


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