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rainwater

noun rain·wa·ter \-ˌw-tər, -ˌwä-\

: water that falls as rain

Full Definition of RAINWATER

:  water fallen as rain that has not collected soluble matter from the soil and is therefore soft
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Examples of RAINWATER

  1. a bucket filled with rainwater

First Known Use of RAINWATER

before 12th century

Rainwater

biographical name Rain·wa·ter \ˈrān-ˌw-tər, -ˌwä-\

Definition of RAINWATER

L(eo) James 1917–1986 Am. physicist
RAINWATER Defined for Kids

rainwater

noun rain·wa·ter \ˈrān-ˌw-tər, -ˌwä-\

Definition of RAINWATER for Kids

:  water from rain

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