shower

  1. a plumbing fixture that sprays water over you
  2. a brief period of precipitation
  3. someone who organizes an exhibit for others to see
  4. a party of friends assembled to present gifts (usually of a specified kind) to a person

Shower

A shower is a place in which a person bathes under a spray of, typically warm or hot, water. Most showers have temperature, spray pressure and adjustable showerhead nozzle settings. The simplest showers have a swivelling nozzle aiming down on the user. More complex showers have a showerhead connected to a hose which has a mounting bracket. This al...
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Shower

(also called Electromagnetic Cascade Shower) can create photons by interacting with a medium. In a similar way, photons can create electrons and their antiparticles, positrons, by interacting with a medium. So, imagine a very high-energy electron, of the sort used at SLAC, impinging on some material. The electron can ...
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shower

(from the article `climate`) Precipitation from shower clouds and thunderstorms, whether in the form of raindrops, pellets of soft hail, or true hailstones, is generally of great ...
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shower

[n] - a brief period of precipitation 2. [n] - a party of friends assembled to present gifts (usually of a specified kind) to a person 3. [n] - a sudden downpour (as of tears or sparks etc) likened to a rain shower 4. [n] - a plumbing fixture that sprays water over you 5. [n] - washing yourself in a shower 6. [v] - rain a...
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Shower

• (n.) A fall or rain or hail of short duration; sometimes, but rarely, a like fall of snow. • (v. t.) To bestow liberally; to destribute or scatter in /undance; to rain. • (n.) A copious supply bestowed. • (n.) That which resembles a shower in falling or passing through the air copiously and rapidly. • (n.) One who shows o...
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shower

shower bath noun washing yourself by standing upright under water sprayed from a nozzle; `he took a shower after the game`
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Shower

(also called Electromagnetic Cascade Shower) can create photons by interacting with a medium. In a similar way, photons can create electrons and their antiparticles, positrons, by interacting with a medium. So, imagine a very high-energy electron, of the sort used at SLAC, impinging on some material. The electron can ...
Found on http://www2.slac.stanford.edu/vvc/glossary.html

Shower

[juggling] In toss juggling, the shower is a juggling pattern for 3 or more objects, most commonly balls or bean bags, where objects are thrown in a circular motion. Balls are thrown high from one hand to the other while the other hand passes the ball back horizontally. `In the shower pattern, every ball is thrown in a high arc from the rig...
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Shower

Show'er intransitive verb To rain in showers; to fall, as in a hower or showers. Shak.
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Shower

Show'er noun 1. One who shows or exhibits. 2. That which shows; a mirror. [ Obsolete] Wyclif.
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Shower

Show'er transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Showered ; present participle & verbal noun Showering .] 1. To water with a shower; to ......t copiously with rain. « Lest it again dissolve and shower the earth....
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shower

A heavy, short lived period of precipitation.
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Shower

Intermittent rainfall of short duration that falls from a cumulus cloud. Heavy precipitation is possible. Implies more of a scattered rainfall.
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SHOWER

Liquid precipitation with frequent changes in intensity or sudden stops or starts.
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SHOWER

Liquid precipitation with frequent changes in intensity or sudden stops or starts.
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Shower

Precipitation falling from a convective cloud, characterized by the suddenness with which it starts and stops, by rapid changes of intensity and usually rapid changes in the appearance of the sky.
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Shower

Precipitation falling from convective or cumuliform cloud. Normally has some sunshine or clear spells between the rain or snow.
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Shower

Precipitation from a convective cloud that is characterized by its sudden beginning and ending, chan
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SHOWER

Precipitation from a convective cloud that is characterized by its sudden beginning and ending, changes in intensity, and rapid changes in the appearance of the sky. It occurs in the form of rain (SHRA), snow (SHSN), or ice (SHPE). It is reported as 'SH' in an observation and on the METAR.
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SHOWER

Precipitation that is intermittent, both in time, space or intensity.
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Shower

Precipitation that is intermittent, both in time, space or intensity.
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Shower

Precipitation that is intermittent, both in time, space or intensity.
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Shower

Shower is derogatory British slang for a person or group, especially a group considered as being slack, untidy, etc.
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Shower

Slang: Used nowadays to mean good or very street. Derives from Jamaica's showerman crew, the notorious yardie gang -Usage: 'That tune is shower!' - Other terms Showerman, showerwoman
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