headspring

noun
head·​spring | \ ˈhed-ˌspriŋ How to pronounce headspring (audio) \

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Cost is $2 per person to enter the park, which also serves up food at Paradise Treats and Spring Side Cafe, a viewing deck of the headspring and paved walkways that run along the Silver River and through ornamental gardens. Richard Tribou, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Time to cool off at the 20 best Florida springs," 14 May 2017

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14th century, in the meaning defined above

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