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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·un·date /ˈɪ(ˌ)nənˌdet/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·un·date v. t. [imp. & p. p. Inundated p. pr. & vb. n. Inundating.]
 1. To cover with a flood; to overflow; to deluge; to flood; as, the river inundated the town.
 2. To fill with an overflowing abundance or superfluity; as, the country was inundated with bills of credit.
 Syn: -- To overflow; deluge; flood; overwhelm; submerge; drown.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid; "the
           basement was inundated after the storm"; "The images
           flooded his mind" [syn: deluge, flood, swamp]
      2: fill or cover completely, usually with water [syn: deluge,