irriguous

adjective
ir·​rig·​u·​ous | \ ə̇ˈrigyəwəs \

Definition of irriguous

1 archaic : irrigated, moistened especially : well-watered
2 : serving to irrigate or water slow irriguous streams

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History and Etymology for irriguous

Latin irriguus, from irrigare to irrigate

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“Irriguous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/irriguous. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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