makeup water

noun

Definition of makeup water

: water supplied (as to a steam boiler) to compensate for loss by evaporation and leakage

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“Makeup water.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/makeup%20water. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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