groundwater

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noun ground·wa·ter \ˈgrau̇nd-ˌwȯ-tər, -ˌwä-\

Definition of groundwater

  1. :  water within the earth especially that supplies wells and springs

Examples of groundwater in a sentence

  1. There were concerns about contaminated groundwater.

Circa 1889

First Known Use of groundwater

circa 1889


GROUNDWATER Defined for English Language Learners

groundwater

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noun ground·wa·ter \ˈgrau̇nd-ˌwȯ-tər, -ˌwä-\

Definition of groundwater for English Language Learners

  • : water that is underground



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