plural aquaehausti
: the right in law to draw water from a well, spring, or stream on another's land

Word History


Latin aquae haustus drawing of water, from aquae (genitive of aqua water) + haustus act of drawing, from haustus, past participle of haurire to draw

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“Aquaehaustus.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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