Simple Definition of water table
: the highest underground level at which the rocks and soil in a particular area are completely wet with water
Full Definition of water table
1 : a stringcourse or similar member when projecting so as to throw off water
2 : the upper limit of the portion of the ground wholly saturated with water
Examples of water table in a sentence
Heavy rainfall has caused the water table to rise.
First Known Use of water table
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