filum aquae

fi·​lum aquae | \ ˌfīləˈmāˌkwē, ˌfēləˈmäˌkwī \
plural fila aquarum\ ˌfīlə‧əˈkwa(a)rəm , ˌfēlə‧əˈkwärəm \

Definition of filum aquae

: the thread of a stream

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History and Etymology for filum aquae

Medieval Latin, literally, thread of water

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“Filum aquae.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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